Spelunking

faltering

in a sea of syllables,

i grasp the edge of clarity.

rivulets of retrospect

mark the contours

of my cheeks.

the only solace

is in the silence,

casting lots

for what i seek,

as i search for gift

from a source bereft

in stalagmite gardens

of the meek.

.

i do not understand,

for knowing

has been shaken

from my hands.

i stumble in the dark

through the labyrinth

of sparks,

there is no comfort or provision

as i grow an inner vision.

.

© M.G. Iannucci 2018

Ink Drawing

4 thoughts on “Spelunking

Leave a Reply

Please log in using one of these methods to post your comment:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s