Monday, March 12, 2012

In peace

His words 
were few but 
few were better chosen
words than his.

I loved the craft
with which a phrase 
was drawn or metaphor 

I loved the silences
he shaped between 
the words as if the silence
was a syllable to sound.

There will be longer 
silence now.
but still his words lie
softly on the page
resting in peace.

(c) A McN

Ron was a local poet whose gentle way with words will be much missed.


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