Greedy for Silence

for now
April 25, 2010
West Coast Morning, 1991
May 2, 2010

I am greedy for silence.

Give me an empty blue sky.

A wide open space free from restraint.

Casting off the weight of my life

I float upwards in a cloud of being.

Let me be alone here awhile.

No need to comfort me.

I am only quietness and light.