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Sum of Silence

by Sephy Atlas 2 months ago in nature poetry
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A poem

Sum of Silence
Photo by Jennifer Uppendahl on Unsplash

I am a puddle of rainwater,

slowly evaporating while I

reflect the world around me,

unsure of how

to move around freely:

the only movement I'm familiar with

is the occasional splash

or ripple on my surface,

and there's nothing I want more

than to pour myself out,

to mobilize

and no longer be this

still pool, separate

from all from all from all;

I fantasize

of flowing through

other water,

streams and rivers,

no longer just myself,

no longer just

the sum of my silence

nature poetry

About the author

Sephy Atlas

Writer, passionate about poetry and storytelling.

Instagram: @sephy.atlas

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