John Grey is an Australian poet, U.S. resident. Recently published in New Plains Review, Rockhurst Review and Spindrift with work upcoming in South Carolina Review, Gargoyle, Sanskrit and Louisiana Literature.

A Falling Sound

it sounded like leaves falling except there was no sound but nothing is never quite nothingness a sudden quiet brings out the softer the beautiful the poetry to think of leaves falling to hear it in your head the constant splash of a silent waterfall