Silent Echoes

Silent Echoes

A Poem by Chris
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Senyru

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Silent Echoes

I'm just an old fool
who cared enough to listen
to others that don't...

Chris

© 2017 Chris



Author's Note

Chris
Crickets say it all

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No "old fool"...just someone that's learned listening can bring joy and deeper understanding.We all should listen more :-)

Posted 3 Months Ago


Chris

3 Months Ago

One can't always help how they "feel" - life happens.
I've always had a fondness for both. x

Posted 4 Months Ago


They are quite a delicacy in some eastern climes. Crickets that is, not old fools.
Can I ask why this poem doesn't sport the quotation marks that the rest in your writings list does Chris, out of pure curiousity?

Posted 4 Months Ago


Chris

4 Months Ago

This one is not going to be included in any chapbook or published writing of mine. And actually I b.. read more
Tony Jordan

4 Months Ago

Lol - yes they are
and thanks for sating my nosey glands.
Much the same as my thoughts Chris. Only I don't say it as well.

Posted 4 Months Ago


Excellent Senryu, Chris,
I thank you most gratefully for sharing the enjoyment of your unique mind-works.
I think is is to your benefit that you would care enough to listen to others that don't/can't/are too locked in their own heads to, etc; because, it reflects a man fortunate enough to be able to perceive and learn … otherwise, such amazingly original poetry could not grace your page.

May we have more ole fools like you.
I'm privileged and proud to read you! ⁓ Richard : )

Posted 4 Months Ago


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Chris

4 Months Ago

I appreciate your thoughts and pause.
Richard

4 Months Ago

As I have yours.
Crickets eh? A quite loud silent echo, my friend...

Posted 4 Months Ago


Relatable, thanks for sharing it ^^

Posted 4 Months Ago


We could all stand to be more like the “old fool; who cared enough to listen.” More listening, more compassion, more hope for each others… even, and maybe especially those with whom we disagree.

Posted 4 Months Ago


Yes.. I'm one of those fools. Beautiful Crickets. Amazing if u think about it.

Posted 4 Months Ago


Chris

4 Months Ago

That IS what we do ...think and remember.
Hi Chris...that is what I do...all day long~

Posted 5 Months Ago


Chris

4 Months Ago

and how the hell are YOU - LadyAnn? It has been way too long!
LadyAnn68

4 Months Ago

tomorrow is my 60th birthday! I am very happy to have made it here! I am blessed! How the hell are y.. read more
Chris

4 Months Ago

Well then - "Happy Birthday LadyAnn!"

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