Thursday, December 29, 2011

Shadow Games

Can the writer
Sputter, whither
cough, and die?
Is there a bang
or a whimper?
And the little voice inside
draws the shades.
Puts out the fire
And the words cease
Is that how it works?

1 comment:

Michelle said...

I suspect it's more like banked coals, that need a breath from outside to restart them...