Cynthia Yildirim

Rookie (1979- / Florence, Alabama U.S.A)

On The Lot - Poem by Cynthia Yildirim

On the Lot, my film making dreams come true
I speak to my crew swiftly
Man the lights!
Actors know your lines
The Time! has come
Action! I scream
Horrible, horrible!
From the top

Days pass
Then weeks

At last my masterpiece is made
It is sure to be a hit at the boxoffice

Ah! Miserable death you fail me
Rubert thumbs down, is he mad?
Then I dissolve into more scripts
I present new actors
And begin the whole saga again

Comments about On The Lot by Cynthia Yildirim

  • (5/15/2009 4:55:00 AM)

    This poem is a nice one as it shows the struggles film makers have-if its not lack of funding its the competition (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, June 14, 2007

Poem Edited: Friday, March 11, 2011

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