Monday, December 15, 2014

It's just a grain of sand


It's a grain of sand 

just a grain of sand 

intruding an oyster

hurting its softness

made the mother of pearl

the lustrous mother of pearl

enclosing the grain

to soothe the pain 

and its the pain 

that made just a grain of sand 

to become a pearl so grand


Samanmalee Abayasiri