Karl Newton

Music - Poem by Karl Newton

A relationship
Of intimacy
My oldest and dearest friend
One on which I've always been able
To depend
A loyal and trusting friend
At times I needed one most
At times of joy
And times of despair
The friend in questions
Always there
Giving my feelings and emotions
A voice
And joy
Watched me grow since a boy
Into a man
A friend I know will always be there
Depend on it
I can
So pure and sweet
My heavenly retreat

Topic(s) of this poem: friend, music

Form: Ballad

Comments about Music by Karl Newton

  • Inguruwattadewage Pushpadewa Chaminda (11/8/2018 10:30:00 PM)

    music is a meditation as well as good fried therefore, i think this poem is great one so i would like inviting read my poem also, thanks (Report)Reply

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  • sandra feldman (1/30/2018 10:21:00 PM)

    A very sincere and moving poem about true felt love for music. A closeness and feeling that some arts do represent for some very sensitive people.
    A joy to read!

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  • Pamela SinicropePamela Sinicrope (6/10/2017 3:46:00 PM)

    Nice rhythm flow and voice of gratitude for friendship. Very nice. Thanks for sharing Karl. (Report)Reply

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  • Bernard F. AsuncionBernard F. Asuncion (6/4/2017 12:35:00 AM)

    So pure and sweet.... a big 10++++++ (Report)Reply

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  • Daniel BrickDaniel Brick (6/2/2017 10:59:00 AM)

    Music is so much more to you than just NOISE or merely SOUNDS like blaring radio music. You describe music on personal terms as a companion, a friend, a trusted friend. Your poem is long and detailed so that we are convinced of the truth of what you say. What I take from your poem is your relationship with music. It's inspiring. You rescue music from being than an overload of noise and show it has a life of its own, it shares with those who listen sympathetically. (Report)Reply

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  • Rini ShibuRini Shibu (6/2/2017 8:31:00 AM)

    A friend in need is a friend indeed (Report)Reply

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Poem Submitted: Friday, June 2, 2017

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