Words grow muted . . . (a tanka)

Mary Kendall of a Poet in Time blog shares her talent in this exquisite poem. Please visit her blog for more of her beautiful poetry.

A Poet in Time

words grow muted
and hearing diminished –
I begin to tiptoe
along the lonely curve
of inner silence

arp-sculpture Title Unspecified, by Jean “Hans” Arp (French, b. German), 1950s

This tanka was published in The Ekphrastic Review: writing and art on art and writing on September 13, 2016. The journal is edited by Lorette C. Luzajic as part of the Ekphrastic 20 Challenge.

To visit the site, please click on this link:  http://www.ekphrastic.net/ekphrastic/a-tanka-by-mary-kendall

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