to the well.
Take what you need
but go with nothing
except your water jar
and a dipper of kisses,
spilled out, as you start your journey.
Above all, don’t hazard a look back -
you may share the fate of Edith, and me…
This form is an etheree, an unrhymed syllable counting form with the following number of syllables per line: 1/2/3/4/5/6/7/8/9/10. Joy has challenged us to use this form over in the Imaginary Garden.
I'm also linking to dVerse where Karin has asked us to write about water in some form or other.