Posts Tagged ‘sound’

The wind

Posted: June 23, 2015 in Poetry
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The wind sounds like the sea tonight
    waves of sound roll in
    ebb out
leave a seashore of silence…
for a moment.

Nighttime in the mountains. I go out to sit on the cabin porch in the cool evening air and almost fall down the few steps as my eyes haven’t adjusted to the darkness which immediately envelops me.  Ensconced in the lounge chair, my eyes wide open as they can be, straining to take in every particle of light, I realize once again that darkness is a relative term.  (more…)

Silence isn’t really silent.  There are always noises of some sort.  What the sounds of silence are depends on where you are. (more…)