Speak to me of your truth without words
letting your lips pass into silence;

show me only in action
letting deeds reveal the heart inside of you;

speak not today
letting the truth be in your quiet.

Allowing the sounds of tomorrow
when the noise of vainglorious promise is fade;

only then let me hear you
and who it was you really were.

© 2015 Melinda Irvine

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Melinda J. Irvine is a professional writer, small business owner, and daily blogger — helping real people like you find their voice and share their burning message with the world (and their employees). In her spare time, Mel is busy building (and writing) a free online learning centre for the marginalised kids of Estancia, Philippines.

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