AQUAMARINE This light blue-green gemstone of calm waters before a ship sails out troweling for fish will pick up your spirits. Wear it while meditating, until you hear buoys where there isn’t any. This morning, I drop my net of worries into the stillness like stones.
Martin Willitts Jr is a Quaker and organic gardener. He has 6 full-length poetry collections including contest winner “Searching for What Is Not There” (Hiraeth Press, 2013) and over 20 chapbooks including contest winner “William Blake, Not Blessed Angel But Restless Man” (Red Ochre Press, 2014).