We Will Hold These Things Quiet


Attentive to the poetry I

cannot share -

the one she reads with tears

and says

"don't share this yet."

The pain we hold

close

quiet

attentive to the things

that are too sad

to keep company

with too many others.

.

But never too sad

to keep company with You.

0 comments

Recent Posts

See All

Questions for Simplicity

I feel cluttered inside. Emily P. Freeman writes lists to clear her mind, and that’s what’s got me thinking about it. Freeman is very talented at taking Big Things and paring them down to simple state

Sparrows

A white-breasted hawk has been perched on the backyard burn pile for the better part of an hour. He’s waiting for a little rodent, burrowed underneath, to poke up its head for a sniff of fresh air, an

For the New Year

Here is the future, on the eve of our newest present. It is helpful to come back to this again and again, and maybe most especially on the doorstep of a new year, when we are all expectant of somethin