Tag Archive | Silence
It’s apparent that at some level, all art is autobiographical. ~David Bayles Between three of my blogs, there are over 2000 entries. Four and a half years worth of myself strewn across pages, living in servers across the globe. They are my mind woven into word adventures, a snapshot of my evolution from then to […]
Listening to snow fall. ~Roberto Bolaño I wish I had the ability to attain a state of serenity so deep, I could hear the voices of individual flakes of snow falling thru the air, the serenading of a thousand snowflakes swirling in the wind, the cacophony when millions crash onto the ground.
What is the sound of a silent gong? A silent gong is not voiceless. It gives vibration to the universe beating in unity, in harmony with the heartbeat of Earth. It is found in the footsteps of Ant walking on shifting sands in search of food to feed the colony. It is the rhythm of […]
I am still haunted When god rent the temple curtain And my father’s silence crashed into my world, Rupturing a heart still carrying his blood Silence engulfing my soul.
I wish to understand my wife The way an old couple converses, Stories revealed in the flash of eyes dark as teak, Volumes understood in the silence between kisses, Epics communicated in pursed lips, Affection shared in light caresses of fingertips More connection than newlyweds share in a Thousand whirlwind conversations More understood in silence […]
I want to feel the emotion in the Secret prayers of the bent woman with Throbbing eyelids, Dowager uncoiling rickety bones, Stretching stubborn joints Extended obstinate serpent spine until fingers Searching for the love promised by this White Jesus, White for history scorns swarthy ancestry, Obliterates contributions of the tawny woman, ebony man, Strokes White […]
I want to see through the mind of the artists Spitting ink over their hands Handprints reaching to the future proclaiming, I Am! We are!