• Gary Hunter

Lightbulbs - Oct. 24, 2021

merely keep

the darkness

at bay


where moonlight

brings strangers

together


and firelight

close ones

even closer


the candle assumes

a silent dance

the twirl and wave

of flame a finger

to seduce the darkness

and your gaze


the smaller the light

the larger the mystery

the deeper the glimpse

and sound of silence

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