A Poet Reflects

The Well or the Cup

How can
you tell
at the start
what you
can give away
and what
you must hold
to your heart?
What is
the well
and what is
the cup.  Some
people get
drunk up.

—Kay Ryan, from The Best of It: New and Selected Poems (Grove Press, 2010)

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