Of quietude: a conciousness stream

It’s been quiet for you lately

Some construction sounds

Here & there

Always the birds

Mostly it’s welcome peace

Of mind & body

The threats

The shouting

Through hallways


Still there can be disquiet

Internal & external


As new leaves come in

As blossoms send memos

Of arrival

You remember trajectories

Impacts & outcomes

You work in

Stillness set in chaos

Until you can’t


All kinds

Of dreams

This […]

Of quietude: a conciousness stream

© Niliema Karkhanis

For Your Daily Word Prompt ‘disquiet’

Authour’s note: poem 30/30 for a month of poetry 2021. My 30th & final poem for completion of glopowrimo. I will continue on this month writing on more prompts among other things.

Featured image by Paweł Czerwiński from Unsplash

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