Waterfall

How is it such pure motion
can make a single, constant sound?

I close my eyes:
that's all I hear.

Perhaps we're like that, too —
in all our great activity,
each sounds a constant,
unique note.

by Max Reif

Comments (3)

Really it's a solace in this calamitious life journey.When you close eyes you will see more things Max.These beautiful waterfalls are ellixirs of life. Very few use of this free gift? I see your simple mind.
Stunning in its succinct simplicity with this not-so-after-thought, Max. t x
I'll never forget my trips to Niagara. however hot the clubs were - we always hit the falls. good write. made me think of the poem by Strand? 'I move to keep things whole.'