The Silent Well

 This morning I fell

into a well of silence.

Not a push, not a jump,

just a breath and an instant

and all is still

like a snow covered morning

at first light.

Before the mind stirs

Before the heart wants

something else

this silence

enters me, washes me away

into the joy of this

undying moment.

– Lisa Ernst

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3 thoughts on “The Silent Well

  1. Loved this went to comment and phone issues beautiful !!! Going to winter poetry reading tonight at art and soul

    Sent from my iPhone

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