Treasure Island

Gerry Legister

(21/01/66 / Silver Spring, Westmorland, Jamaica)

Sonnet about tap dancing


An airy tune play flavors we adore
Generate the breathe of vibrant sound,
Tap politely crescendo shoes on the floor
Dance stance move lightly off the ground.

Into this movement of swing and speed,
Trapped charm in space by metallic plates,
The choreography steps and style succeed,
To shuffle the dances combination creates.

Unique blend for either student or enjoyment
Evoke rhythm flames with creative elements
Known and shown where originality meant,
Entertainment display enthuse the movements.

By arts the intent of skill is given for learning,
Magical poetry found in the thrill of dancing.

Submitted: Tuesday, July 23, 2013
Edited: Wednesday, July 24, 2013
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