The Muse

(An International Journal of Poetry)

ISSN 2249 2178


Volume-2                                              JUNE -2012                                                    Number-1




by Afzal Moolla


Awaiting a breathy murmur,

a voice long dimmed,

lost in the gnarled

passageways of memory.


Awaiting a dusky whisper,

from that muted voice,

adrift on the breeze.


The echoing footsteps,

through time's murky pathway,

seeking to dispel the settling gloom.


Awaiting a hushed memory,

to surface and to fill,

the void left by wordless banter.


Until the deafening din,

is finally,