Treasure Island

Ryan Cole

(August 27,1961 / Santa Monica, California)

Owned by Silence (2/25/12)


Tell me your secrets

Tell me your lies

Tell me stories of your day

Tell me anything and I will listen

and if I don't say anything in response

except the occasional mmm-hmm and uh-huhs

it isn't that I don't care or want to hear your words

It is only that I am, at times,

owned by silence

and it leaves me with nothing to say

Submitted: Monday, March 05, 2012

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