With the Subtlety of Butterflies

Your slightest gestures

Each breath lends pressure
in the winds

impelling change
with unseen forces
one might figure to dismiss

believing nothing
comes of it

in fact
you've moved the world.

With the Subtlety of Butterflies © Copyright 2021, Robert J. Tiess.

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Poem partly inspired by the concept of the Butterfly Effect:

Submitted: March 8, 2021

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