Aris Williams


Sing - Poem by Aris Williams

Sing, sweet one, sing,

Let your voice ring,

Sing very loud,

And sing very proud,

Until you can sing no longer,




Sing for me child,

Sing all the while,

For your voice is a sign,

For all life to shine,

Until your lovely call falters,




And the day it dies,

The day you won't rise,

The day a new song,

Shall come not so long,

From another young soul,




To take your place,

Until you leave no trace,

That is the day,

On which you will lay,

As another shall sing your song.

Listen to this poem:

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Under-laying tone of death, yay! this one is a fun lullaby one. And I had fun with it!

Comments about Sing by Aris Williams

There is no comment submitted by members..



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: Thursday, June 13, 2013

Poem Edited: Tuesday, July 30, 2013


Famous Poems

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