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I sit and listen
to the music of instruments
watching as the fingers of the musician
dance eagerly on their stage of strings.

I sit and listen
to the music of the radio,
turning knob after knob
unlocking a throng of altered
waves, all compressed in this box of notes.

I sit and listen
to the music of my iPod,
headphones bring a rush of sound
bring my eardrums out of their stupor.

I sit and listen
to the music notes of the years pass,
one after another,
bringing everyone closer
in this music box we call home.

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.






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beautifulspiritThis teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Apr. 25, 2012 at 4:32 pm
This is a beautiful piece~ Music is all around us and you've captured that perfectly in your poem. Great work!
 
beautifulspiritThis teenager is a 'regular' and has contributed a lot of work, comments and/or forum posts, and has received many votes and high ratings over a long period of time. This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Apr. 25, 2012 at 4:32 pm
This is a beautiful piece~ Music is all around us and you've captured that perfectly in your poem. Great work!
 
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