Monday, January 7, 2019

Hush (719)


hush    hush
the walls said   don’t 
wake the sleeping ear   
she’s not supposed to 
know   it seems she’s not 
supposed to hear   remember 
the way the silence crept
the way the darkness
kept its secrets close 
as enemies 
in halflight: truth   
in daylight: dreams


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