AFTER THE MUSIC

After the music..

After the music..

Applause turns to silence.

Sweet guitar strings,

Lie there broken.

 

Languid melodies now mute.

Embarrassed seconds all undone,

He sings softly to himself,

Yarn of sadness fills his heart.

 

His keys are lost,

I’ve heard him cry.

What plea, what rhapsody,

Will bring you but God?

 

Your thoughts are static,

They tumble around me,

They weave a sweet dream.

When the lights are out,

Softly shall they return to you.

 

copyright Estee Miller

“Heartbeats go on….you wake up and wonder why you can hear the same song”…. Estee

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I know I'm a stargazing,skywatching,storm loving, sungazing addict. Environmentalist, political blogger, professional photographer, writer, artist...my favourite quote is: "If the sight of the blue skies fills you with joy, if a blade of grass springing up in the fields has power to move you, if the simple things of nature have a message that you understand, rejoice, for your soul is alive". ~ Eleonora Duse ~ ...my soul is definitely alive.
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6 Responses to AFTER THE MUSIC

  1. Karin says:

    This is really beautiful Estee. Thank you.

  2. Jack says:

    Soothing wordsmithing.

  3. Donna Sheppard says:

    Awesome Poem Estee . . . great one for your book of poems!

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