I am witness to my own birth.
Like mythology’s Venus
Born out of sea foam
Another life…
And another again
Is available to all humans.
And our garden
During Spring Equinox
When balance of day and night,
Light and shadow,
Moves toward the light
Of new beginning,
I am.
As I am witness
To my life.

Gary Ibsen
April 21, 2019


Photo: Stack of Abalone Shells by Gary Ibsen