The Diverse Dance of Silks: It’s all so fragile, you know.

A poem

Amanda Clark-Rudolph
2 min readMar 4, 2023


A red silk flowing on a branch with a background of stars and dtarkness.
Photo by Oscar Keys on Unsplash

This life we live
with its cascades and folds
resembles swirling silk beams
twisting and flowing across the sky.

We take their diverse dance for granted
and ignore the gulf below.



Amanda Clark-Rudolph

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