Written for: The Wednesday Muse #4 – Busy Body (posted by Toni)
“Speaking of which, what do you all do to rest? do you sleep, take naps, take walks, ride a bike, got to the beach, climb a tree? This prompt is all about what you do to rest. If you meditate to rest, that is fine but mainly, this is about resting, of changing your routine. This is a simple prompt. Write about resting. That is all – let it rest, let it be.”
Walking your dog? Vary the route.
Read a book you cannot put down.
Plant–the earth is rich and pungent,
feels cool between fingers. Outdoors
brings songbirds, and leaves
whispering secrets. Watch water
cascade down mountains. Sleep
on the wrong side of the bed,
get up on the right side. Variations
The Wednesday Muse #4 – Busy Body