stop and listen.

why don't people just stop and listen?

to the crickets chirping on a cool night.

to the slowing breath of the one they love, laying beside them. 

listen to the air around them, for it's silence is loud enough. 


i just don't understand how people can go through life

without having to slow down for a moment. 


i can't stand the feeling of losing time, 

even though every single second, i am. 


every single second,




This poem is about: 
My community
Our world


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