Unlocking My Voice

Will you be there when I arrive?

Will you be able to set the noise aside?

Will you listen behind and underneath my words?

Will you give your whole being to what I am telling you?

Will you notice what I don’t say?

Will you stay during the silences?

Will I unlock my voice this time to say

what I have not yet said to myself?

Holding my breath.

I wait for you to 

meet my 


By Ali Grimshaw


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