Sophia Wood

clouds splash on my feet

I have started the practice of writing a haiku or a haiku style poem every single day. This practice is a break from the noise and brings me focus. The breadcrumbs of consciousness and present-moment awareness are more easily found when I take a moment to write. The winter rose on my walk, the reflection of light in the puddles, and the sound of my daughter’s violin drifting down the stairs all stay in the front of my mind when I know I will write.

I plan to publish some of these moments on medium every 19 days. Why 19? Well, I love math and 19 x 19 is 361, which is the largest square…