Lost Signal – small stone

The phone got silent
Between us. I chopped
The cucumber and
Wondered if I’d
Lost signal. “Are you still
There?” I asked.
You answered with
Your sob.

I’m writing small stones as part of the January Mindful Writing Challenge. Please feel free to comment! And come read more small stones on Twitter.


  1. Poignant – how emotion catches us unaware. Elegant in its simplicity.

    1. Thank you Barb. It caught me unaware too.

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