Harvesting Silence

I harvest silence
like a field of hay,
threshing intimacy
into rows of emptiness,
raked and combed
by long sharp tines
of the inner life,
storing silence against
the growing hunger,
everything so full
we starve.


6 Responses to “Harvesting Silence”

  1. I love this as a parable! It is for all to harvest.

  2. Dorian Black says:

    Blessings on your harvest!

  3. David Banner says:

    “Everything so full”, we starve….so poignant and so true.

  4. Pichay says:

    silence can be golden
    when my eyes but see.
    amidst the clatter and Chatter
    I would rather that silence be.

  5. Bill Dare says:

    The Power of Silence is in all those who have awareness and Love themselves.

  6. Frank Urbschat says:

    Silence Speaks! Thank you.

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