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Stentorian Stillness

Here comes the silence. Shoving its way through the crowd to greet me. Like a tsunami would greet a stony cliff. What an impetuous, impertinent lull... Settling itself on my head like a heavy blanket. Suffocating my ears. Should I scream? I should scream. But there's no sound. Just unceremonious reverie. Just silence. That raucous, deafening silence. Until the world turns. Negligibly. A motion indiscernible. Except for the sound it makes.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2015

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Date: 11/19/2020 12:39:00 PM
Nice...I can dig it
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Date: 11/19/2020 12:56:00 AM
written well// I enjoyed
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Date: 4/16/2015 10:12:00 PM
Get in the Bio contest...good chance you'll blow them all away!
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Date: 4/16/2015 11:11:00 PM
Wow, thank you so much for the encouragement. My life is sadly not the stuff of great poetry. But if I find some time tomorrow, maybe I'll give it a whirl. Thanks for visiting my page and commenting!