Flexibility of Water

sparkling water purls
into rugged rocks and stones
a new path is carved

Kim M. Russell, 14th October 2018

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My response to Carpe Diem #1521 Lao Tzu … flexibility of water

Carpe Diem’s festive 6th anniversary month is halfway through the alphabet and today we have arrived at the letter L for Lao Tsu: the challenge is a ‘Use that Quote’ episode in which we create haiku, tanka or other Japanese poetry forms inspired by a Lao Tzu quotation:

[…] “Nothing is softer or more flexible than water, yet nothing can resist it.”[…] (Lao Tzu)

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