I would become more than
a writer of rhymes.

How find then the music within
that would lead to a sprinkling
of words like wildflowers
along a country road?

I want them to hear
the soft sound of violin and gentle guitar.
Enough others are planting noxious weeds
portrayed by the music they hear,
that of bugle and drum.

Gus Daum November 2011


About degus221

A Kansan who has migrated to Oregon.
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One Response to WHAT MELODY

  1. Really nice one; glad to see you are using your blog.


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