Kelly Kurt

Gold Star - 193,815 Points (1/14/1958 / Cedar Rapids Iowa)

I Am An Echo - Poem by Kelly Kurt

I am an echo
Overtaken by vibrations long ago created
Words and deeds resonated from the past
My present memory
A confluence in harmonic singularity
I am an echo
All that I am is all that I’ve been
My future self is an expectation of all echoes
Past, present and to be
I reverberate even now, sending forth echoes
To catch up and overtake myself
In every future
An echo, once started, propagates unidirectionally
Forward
Tomorrow exists today, for an echo
Ten years from now exists today, for an echo
I am an echo
Helping to create my future self
With every present moment
Themselves influenced by every past’s echo

Topic(s) of this poem: hope, life, love, memory, nature, philosophical , self, thought, truth


Comments about I Am An Echo by Kelly Kurt

  • Bri Edwards (4/2/2017 8:00:00 PM)


    An echo, once started, propagates unidirectionally
    Forward
    .................................MY echoes(? ***) (usually) go Backward.

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    echoes
    Definition:

    the repetition of a sound resulting from reflection of the sound waves

    Examples:

    she could hear echoes of her own footsteps

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    bri ;)
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  • Pamela Sinicrope (11/19/2015 10:11:00 AM)


    I AM AN ECHO....resonates within me. I hear you. This seems a fitting thought for someone living in an 'echoey' church. I like the way you formed this poem. The repetition of ideas and words are in themselves an echo as you develop your idea, your theme, that we are timeless echoes of past, present, and future....Thanks for sharing. You have so many poems, I'll never catch up to them all, but glad I found this one. Peace. (Report) Reply

    Kelly Kurt Kelly Kurt (11/19/2015 11:36:00 AM)

    Thanks, Pam. I actually wrote this one long before I lived in this church

  • Vaidyanathan Ram Iyer (9/27/2015 10:30:00 PM)


    Superb, fantastic more and more, (Report) Reply

    Kelly Kurt Kelly Kurt (9/27/2015 11:50:00 PM)

    Thank you so much, Vaidyanathan. Your comments flatter me

  • (4/4/2015 8:57:00 PM)


    Excellent poem.I really enjoyed it and could relate to its sentiments. (Report) Reply

    Kelly Kurt Kelly Kurt (4/4/2015 9:35:00 PM)

    Thank you, Raymond. We are all products of our history

  • Abdulrazak Aralimatti (3/17/2015 12:01:00 AM)


    Truly said, life is an echo of past, present and future. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, March 16, 2015

Poem Edited: Monday, April 20, 2015


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