The Elder

With what – if not her deep eyes

in the scarred black face,

she stops the world

in its tracks:

“Wait for us as

we listen

deeply and learn.”

How easy to miss

the roaring lioness

in her chest.

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~ by Barbara S on July 25, 2015.

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