Words are not just words
they are kisses
on the lips of silence
that speak of your essence

Friday, July 17, 2009

Variation on the Word Sleep

I would like
to be the air
that inhabits you
for a moment only.
I would like to be
that unnoticed
& that necessary.
Margaret Atwood (b. 1939)


zoe said...

wow! beautiful find...
well put
lovely image, as well :) thanks so much, dear vesna!

Sylvia said...

The marvellous Margaret Atwood... thank you for this inspiring quote, gorgeous!