May 14, 2021 by Kyomi O'Connor


                                                           Photo by Alyssa Boobyer on Unsplash

the place

i always return to


behind that sheer curtain

leading to

the infinite space


the origin of

clarity and compassion


i was there

at the beginning of

the universe


lying in the cradle

of the stillness


sleeping yet awakened


in my mother’s womb

listening to her heart


traveling through

many lives


here and now

I am