Communication

I thought I used to
communicate.

What I
Felt
Smelt
Tasted
Believed
Wanted
Needed
Hated
Thought
Saw
Heard
Said

I lectured
Orated
Taught
Screamed
But that was a lot of Hot Air.

Until I learned
communicating is about truth.
Not hiding in the shadows
of the past.
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Where the fear has gone there will be nothing.
Only I will remain."
Frank Herbert