I can hear the silence.
It’s more bitter than anything I’ve ever felt
Maybe I’m imagining things.
Or maybe, I’m not.
Perhaps, the sound of silence
Is more painful than the pain itself
Or maybe, it’s just me.
Hersh is a 16-year-old author. He has published his first poetry collection, Unspoken Words, that unravels the psyche of a wanderer and a romantic. He can be found on Instagram under the username @thethousandthoughts.