*The Eternal Band*

To wait is a fear.
Voices in the corridor
knocking, breathing. Drear.

Sounds in the darkness
entering the door of soul.
Unease and distress.

I dug my way out
from the hole there light shined through.
Nothing more to doubt.

I reached for a hand
in a wish to miss the fall
The eternal band.

***

© Eclipse 2008 – 2011

Written for Haiku Wednesday

~ by Eclipse on April 28, 2011.

10 Responses to “*The Eternal Band*”

  1. don’t we all reach out for that hand… yet it can lift us up and drops us harder than we fell before..

  2. Beautiful, full of pain and dread

  3. Here’s to making it this far, congratulations! I have an award for you!!

  4. The eternal band is a magnificent idea.
    I really like this poem

  5. mostly waiting is fear and pain. so true.

  6. a dark poem, but still great.
    Great meeting you through the A-Z 🙂

    nutschell
    http://www.thewritingnut.com

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