Katelin Taylor

Rookie - 53 Points (May 20,1993 / San Diego, Ca)

Music of Life

Music is everything.
Pay attention
To your slippers shuffling across the floor
To cereal pouring into a glass bowl
To the opening and closing of the refrigerator.
As you chop carrots and lettuce and broccoli.
Each sound unique and beautiful
From the musical tinkling of the cereal
To the random rhythmic beating of clothes in the dryer.
Music is
The key sliding into the ignition
The turning of the key
The engine roaring to life
This is the music, the anthem, the song
Of people, of living, of time
Music is life,
And this is the music of life.

Submitted: Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Edited: Monday, June 23, 2014
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Just something I have discovered when I close my mouth and open my ears. Music is all around us. Music is everything. It's beautiful!

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  • Rookie - 460 Points V P Mahur (2/26/2014 3:18:00 PM)

    oh Dear
    what a great message you have given to the downcast heart.
    thanks for such thing
    I invite you to come and read my poems (Report) Reply

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