Fiction photo photography portrait Prose

The Toll

It’s not the thunder.
It isn’t the darkness.
The silences in between-
The days without noise-
All add to the toll of the tension
I can’t get out from under.

© 2022 Jeff E. Brown. All rights reserved.

By jebrownwriter

Houston, TX-based Writer and Photographer. Proud pet rescuer who spends nearly all his money on them.

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