Even your silences

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Speak to meYou hide but I haveSeen you too wellNot to spot the camouflageWhich eludes othersBut I haveA need, salt and sweetTo see youFrom every angleTo taste every dropAnd to have you screamMy name with joyStep back afterwardsInto velvet shadowRest until your needDraws you outTowards me A star falling To … Continue reading Even your silences

Even your silences

Photo by Pixabay on Pexels.com Speak to meYou hide but I haveSeen you too wellNot to spot the camouflageWhich eludes othersBut I haveA need, salt and sweetTo see youFrom every angleTo taste every dropAnd to have you screamMy name with joyStep back afterwardsInto velvet shadowRest until your needDraws you outTowards me A star falling To … Continue reading Even your silences

Filed under silence

I will keep All our secrets But not dwell on them Too often Enough Like sips To moisten the lips But there is a beast Which knows no restraint And there are people Monsters who would find Meat and marrow In releasing him So, curation Falls to a tender, attentive Librarian Filed under silence

Silence

Everyone has an opinion A right to be heard But when all anyone does is Scream, even the tiny bones In your ears soften to wax Taking stock A guarded retreat To the calm places within Watching The brown foaming anger Thick glistening chunks of outrage Bobbing on its churning surface Congealing against the walls Under your … Continue reading Silence