Be Still – from Sparse, available online at


If you would stop talking
You might hear one hand clapping
As a tree falls a lonely fall
With no audience or curtain call

But you just keep talking
Just to fill the space
You find yourself in

If you would stop moving
You might feel what you are feeling
If you stop to listen
You might hear what I am saying

But you just keep moving
Trying to escape the doubt
You find yourself in

But be still
Just breathe
Just be
There’s nothing to fear

There’s nothing to fear

Copyright 2013, Vincent Tuckwood

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