Beneath every stone
secrets and lies
Footsteps fall
into the emptiness
I follow in silence
Petals deflowered
float down from the sky
In the distance
there sounds a sorrowful cry
As I approach I hear whispers
and the echoes
of secrets and lies
In the darkness of defeat
I close my eyes
© Ann Bagnall

Leave a Reply

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

You are commenting using your 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 )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.