Monday, 17 September 2012

Wayward noise.

You want to cry aloud for your mistakes.
But to tell the truth the world doesn't need any more of that sound.

by Mary Oliver
{Photo: Flickr 陳雪梨}  


  1. You are right, the world doesn't need any more of this but when we are sad or unhappy, we still need to be able to express this emotion. Very touching.

  2. Launna,

    These are only the opening lines of her lovely poem "The Poet with His Face in His Hands". I believe you would enjoy the rest of it. If you are interested, you can find it here:


  3. You are right, this poem is very meaningful, I kind of wish that place was available to me so that I could release my sadness too;) Thank you for sharing