The Silence of Lies

Audrey Howitt
Jun 17, 2022


Photo by I.am_nah on Unsplash

I feel you leave
in the silence stamped
into the cracks of my kitchen tiles
by lies told and not

I cook with it,
this silence so alive
it flutters at the door
seeking to escape



Audrey Howitt

A licensed attorney and psychotherapist, opera singer, voice teacher, and poet.