The Rock


It is my time to move on and create my own shadow on the landscape. The magnetic impulses that draw me closer to my destination grow stronger and stronger. The channel I gouge into the parched earth throughout my journey will, in the future become an important river. Now I leave the shadows and  shelter of my family and move with inexorable slowness across the desolate wilderness. I will grow through the eons into a great mountain. This is my destiny.



About lindandsam

Linda is a poet and writer. As a mature aged student, she completed a Bachelor of Creative Writing and is now a postgraduate student at the University of the Sunshine Coast (USC). Published in the USC Storyboard, 2015. Self-published ‘Where is Gedhum Choekyi Nyima?’ For the Tibetan Children’s Village, Dharamsala, 1997. She lives in the Sunshine Coast Hinterland and shares her life with her partner and their four-legged fur babies Hugo and Tashi-la..

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