When we talk

I like it when you say “let’s talk.”

I like the sound of the words rolling around your tongue, an invitation to explore the things we want to keep hidden, and that in itself makes me want to laugh.

Not at you, with you Stardust…how did we get here?

How is it that the one person who preferred to watch National Geographic whilst burning his lungs would want to talk?

Woman's Eyeglasses on The Table
pexels.com

I know it’s rough, I just blurted it out and you shake your head and smile.

You have been smiling more lately.

I like it when you smile, because it means a light’s shining within you.

I wonder, Stardust, why is it that when we talk…we do so in the spaces between the silence of our fears?

 

Leave a Reply

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 )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google 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.