Treasure Island

(brief renderings) Joe Fazio


Daylight And No Sounds Of Night


Why in daylight do we not hear the owl,
the cricket, the howl of the wolf, or
countless other sounds of the night?
Perhaps they are weary and sleep
throughout the light of day, only to wake
at night and raise their voices, in protest,
of what they perceive to be,
never ending darkness.

© Joe Fazio

Submitted: Sunday, February 14, 2010

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