rejectomorph (flying_blind) wrote,
rejectomorph
flying_blind

The Music Prevails

The welcome return of rain makes night a song, the gathered notes of distant seas now play the rooftop like a drum, and twitter in the downspout as brightly as flutes. A breeze draws a hum from the pine needles, rising and falling in pitch. All the while, the varied notes of yielding plum leaf, solid pavement, saturated lawn and gathered pool sustain an underlying fractal fugue. The force that sculpts air with branch and leaf, feathered wing and flower, now brings shapes to sound, and patterns my thoughts with messages as ancient as the washed stones of canyons and germ of seeds. Some tumbling grain of sand once deeply bound by mountain mass now abrades the bed of a rushing stream, or settles awhile in the plain, to root the rain-fed grass. All things are silence until silence is broken by song. Then, all things are song.
Subscribe

  • Reset Thirty-Six, Day Ten

    That Friday was weird can go without saying, as all days are now weird. Considering the number of hours I was awake I got very little done, but a few…

  • Reset Thirty-Six, Day Nine

    So I have now been awake for too many hours without a nap, which I attribute to having had half a cup of coffee about eleven o'clock Thursday…

  • Reset Thirty-Six, Day Eight

    The balmy start of December made Wednesday a strange day, and the strange day gave way to a strange night, and the strangest thing is that I went to…

  • Post a new comment

    Error

    default userpic

    Your reply will be screened

    Your IP address will be recorded 

    When you submit the form an invisible reCAPTCHA check will be performed.
    You must follow the Privacy Policy and Google Terms of use.
  • 0 comments