john o'connell

Rookie (11.12.1949 / Limerick, Ireland)

A Clarinet - Poem by john o'connell

a clarinet
brightening up
the night
in the cheerful
freedom
of its numerous
variations,
makes the heart
light
as if it were
dancing
over fields of spring.


Comments about A Clarinet by john o'connell

  • (8/28/2011 7:07:00 AM)


    Short sweet with musicality that dances...the clarinet with it's haunting sound you put it in a nut shell...regards (Report) Reply

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  • (3/19/2010 5:51:00 PM)


    Beautiful last lines. You are a
    fine imagist. Thank you for
    stopping to listen to my
    music as well.

    Warm regards,

    Sandra
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  • Prince Obed de la Cruz (2/17/2010 1:57:00 AM)


    i think i saw a poem.... a good poem (Report) Reply

  • (2/11/2010 12:53:00 PM)


    Thank you for your comment on my poem 'The Blackbird' - it's always nice to get feedback. And saying that - I really enjoyed your poem 'a clarinet'. It made me feel good! (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, February 8, 2010



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