The Feeling of Fantasy

July 19, 2010
I love the feeling loud music gives you.
The way the beat start in the soles of your feet and travel up your legs.
The way the music notes flutter in your stomach like a caged bird waiting to be released.
The way the essence of the song travels through our arms and makes your fingertips tingle.
The way it seem as though your heart is beating in sync with the rhythm of the song.
The way your mind becomes clear and the only thing that exists in that moment is the roaring of lyrics and expertly played instruments combining to create a dynamic melody.
Then the song ends and the fantasy is over and all your sense are again overwhelmed by the harsh realities of life.
The loud sounds of the city; the crying of a baby, the bark of a dog, the arguing of a young couple, the sound of sirens.
Just as you begin to dwell on reality again, the next song begins are you are able to immerse yourself into the fairy tale of music once again.

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Thesilentraven This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Aug. 23, 2010 at 4:47 pm
I adored the way you described it in your 'little blurb.' I am another lover of music, and I really liked this poem although I get a very different feeling from loud music. Well done!
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