poetry

teach me to whisper

for Maggie Wojtarowicz

 

teach me to whisper
and weave slow scents into
the dark

there are voices i have not heard yet
fragile echoes are scattered
in the folds of your smile

teach me to whisper
talking won’t carry
a sliver of mystery or
a simple pause before words
grow out of our mouths

there’s a voice that needs to be heard
in between
our silences
before our conscious clocks
amble and trickle out softer songs

 

PhilosopherPoet

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2 thoughts on “teach me to whisper

  1. Maggie's Way says:

    How lovely to know that a poem has been in part inspired by me! Thank you very much for sharing it with me and for the dedication. I am very touched. I look forward to continuing exchanging our poetry!!

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