Hello Silence My Old Friend

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Quiet sits off centre

Waiting

Waiting to rise above to-do lists with no end

Waiting to be heard

 

In a busy world we must notice

Choose

To sink below persistent clamour

To reach the quiet place

Where even silence has a sound

Blood drumming

Breath flowing

Spirit humming

 

In the quiet I am free

Free to filter wayward thoughts

Free to capture timid dreams

And hopes unheard

Until now

In solitude invited

 

Layers of silence wrap tight

Solitude sought

Or bought

Even caught

 

Sinking deep the silent haze

Quiet, I will find you

You and all your friends

 

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