|A Dustbin of the Soul
Author: Solemn Coyote PM
Every writer has a wastebasket tucked in a corner of their mind. It contains the thoughts that never make it and the words that never manage to be spoken. Here are a few of my older poems, drawn from that wastebasket.Rated: Fiction T - English - Chapters: 6 - Words: 882 - Reviews: 27 - Updated: 09-16-10 - Published: 06-07-06 - Status: Complete - id: 2188414
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There is a curtain between us
That hangs, heavy and thick, and gray
It is difficult to describe,
Using voice to shade in not-voice,
And discussing white in terms of black.
It is much easier to feel
Coarse and thick on the fingertips
The words we've only mouthed.