Music Within Me

December 2, 2011
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Pulsing through me.
Holding me captive as its notes ring through my ears.
Resonate through my soul.
My skin prickles and tingles.
I can feel the notes vibrating over my entire being, pulsing.
Beat. Beat, beat.
The soprano's pitch soars above and beyond me.
Swelling and rising.
The tuba's bass pounds its way into me.
Tempo rising.
Heart pounding.
A torrent of emotions over comes my existence.
Pulls, and tugs.
A feeling of invincibility.
Notes clashing.
Eyes closed, I can hear the rumble, the controlled chaos, the restrained cacophony
turning into a sweet liquid, pouring over me.
I relax.
My nerves unwind. Sweet melody fills.
The hum calms and sooths.
Eyes open.
The world around me is gone.
Notes, tunes, songs, and sounds surround me.
But nothing else.
My body glides on nothing but air.
Hovering, floating.
I am at peace. Absolute contentment.
My soul breathes and my entire being yearns to join in.
I dance. I sing. I play. I live.
I thrive.
One everlasting impression.
I will never touch nor see,
But will always be a part of me.


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Ally said...
Jan. 22, 2012 at 10:07 am
I love the ending line....I will never touch nor see, but it will always be a part of me.....Great job Sharon! And nice use of the word cacophony :)
Carmen said...
Jan. 19, 2012 at 6:06 pm
Judy K. said...
Jan. 19, 2012 at 3:46 pm
You are certainly as talented as you are beautiful! So proud!!!
Kade's Grammie said...
Jan. 19, 2012 at 9:13 am
Congratulations on writing such a beautiful piece of poetry, Sharon!!
KasCol said...
Jan. 19, 2012 at 7:48 am
I dance, I sing, I play, I live. Beautifully said. What a great poem!!
murphy4 said...
Jan. 18, 2012 at 9:20 pm
keep dancing...keep singing...keep playing and you will not only live but keep others alive!!!
Deblou said...
Jan. 18, 2012 at 9:15 pm
"turning into a sweet liquid. pouring over me". I love it! That's what music does for me.
LelayEdwards said...
Jan. 18, 2012 at 8:13 pm
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