Insignificant

I speak aloud, imploring the forest for answers

then scream as none come

the surly trees look on condescendingly

letting me know that my voice, my needs

are no more significant than the barking of a dog

or the honk of a horn from a passing car

~Melanie Thomason

12/31/2019

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6 responses to “Insignificant

  1. Such truth in your words, Happy New Year Melanie.

  2. Deep and true. Glad to see you.

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