Poetic Journey in Personal Discovery

Words Unspoken…

Image

Sometimes things better left unsaid,

Aren’t better left unsaid, at all.

Many elephants in the room have been born

Who never see their fall.

Fear moves us not to move.

Denial holds us in place.

Avoidance solidifies comfort,

At least for the moments’ sake.

But what of the next moment,

And the moment following that one?

As with words said, can one’s unspoken

Ever be undone?

We are deceived to think the words died

With the lack of our attention.

For me I’ve found, most often,

They just lead to internal contention…

©E.D. Allee
 January, 2014
Advertisements

Comments on: "Words Unspoken…" (11)

  1. “Fear moves us not to move”: Just wonderful. I loved reading this poem. A very nice post. Great ideas here.

  2. Great Verse, my Friend 🙂 I’ve been in a room crowded with elephants,…its not fun (and I love elephants!)

  3. kdavisfanclub said:

    excellent, love the picture

  4. verbnflow said:

    I love this. Great resonating lines.

  5. Awesome message in the embracing words of your poem! Your words share much wisdom. Thanks for sharing this gem!

🌻 I welcome your thoughts 🌻

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Tag Cloud

%d bloggers like this: