In Stillness of the Night

The lights are out

for the first time since my return to Jamaica.

Suddenly I can hear the insects

singing in the night. The stillness

is frightening

and yet I can feel

my heart no longer a distant drum.

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4 Comments

  1. Donna says:

    Beautiful words!!! Tender feelings!

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    1. triciatallen says:

      Thank you Donna 🙂 Always love hearing from you.

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  2. zuhairah sadiq says:

    There is nothing like going back home and finding old friends and valuale events.

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    1. triciatallen says:

      I agree Zuhairah! Thanks for stopping by my friend 🙂

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