Fallen Too Far

Rookie (United States)

Piano In A Painting - Poem by Fallen Too Far

The old piano sits silent
It's keys are chipped and worn
Turned bronze by the sun's warm rays

Memories of sweet melodies
Haunt the old church
Remembering a better time

The music hangs suspended in time
Faded and ancient in the light
Rivers of notes frozen between lines

The wood has long since surrendered
Beaten by age and termites
Left stranded in a dark balcony.


Comments about Piano In A Painting by Fallen Too Far

  • (7/18/2007 2:02:00 PM)


    Just lovely word picture you have painted. I can see the dust motes in the air! (Report) Reply

    0 person liked.
    0 person did not like.
Read all 1 comments »



Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?



Poem Submitted: Wednesday, July 18, 2007

Poem Edited: Tuesday, March 22, 2011


Famous Poems

  1. Phenomenal Woman
    Maya Angelou
  2. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  3. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  4. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  5. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  6. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  7. Caged Bird
    Maya Angelou
  8. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  9. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  10. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
[Report Error]