Words Unsaid (audio poem)
Wonderful verbal and written poetry by a talented writer.
A quote that offers wise counsel, enlightened guidance, sage advice.
Sometimes the best option is to remain mute –
escalating tension may fail to deliver resolution
Sometimes what appears unresponsive is just temporary restraint –
eyes closed and lips counting to ten
Sometimes the quiet is permanent–
the one who needed to speak stands above a final breath
Sometimes a silenced response is not the best choice –
words unsaid can block a heart and choke a voice
Crashing into a period (.).
On the other side
is where a void lives.
A time out?
An abrupt ending?
A forever releasing?
Going 120 miles per hour then hitting a wall,
a period (.) that ends it all,
can be jarring,
leaving the mind and body reeling.
Hard to hold back the words
while a body is falling forward –
trying to balance on the tiny dot,
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