I wanted silence

I wanted silenceafter days of noiseand tearsheartbreaksilenceinstead of musicbirdsong orconversation I wanted darknessto sit on my chestand suffocate mesquash the lightfrom the cornersof my closed eyesinstead of openingmy heart to the sun I wanted nothingto fill the holeleft by a life undoneempty cups of teaunsent lettersforgotten dreamsinstead of stepping uparms wide to gather but thatContinue reading “I wanted silence”