Category Archives: Music

The Dance – A Poem

Introduction – This poem was written while listening to Beethoven’s “Fur Elise”. What an incredible inspiration. Please be sure to listen to this classical piece before or while reading this poem. This is more of a story than a poem … Continue reading

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Homeless Angels – A Poem

Introduction: The art piece above is by Christine Leary (onceinabluesun.com) This poem was written and inspired by the song “Homeless” by Paul Simon with Ladysmith Black Mambazo. Please be sure to listen to the song before or while reading this … Continue reading

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The Box – A Poem & Dedication

Introduction: This poem was inspired by and written while listening to “Catch My Breath” by Kelly Clarkson. I encourage you to listen to the song before or while you read this to fully understand the meaning behind my own words. … Continue reading

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The Spark – A Poem & Dedication

Introduction & Dedication: This was written while listening to “Put it Down” by Brandy Norwood (@4EverBrandy on Twitter) The biggest reason I chose this song for writing inspiration today is because of the song’s rhythm & beat. The lyrics don’t … Continue reading

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Autumn Air – A Poem

This poem was written while listening to “Fantasie Impromptu” Op. 66 by Chopin. I encourage you to listen to the piece while reading this poem to fully feel the intensity of my words. As I stand all alone On this … Continue reading

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Bella Ballerina – A Poem

This poem was written as part of a poetry prompt by @DversePoets and was written while listening to Tchaikovsky’s “Sleeping Beauty” Op. 66. Silvery lights dim down And the dancers flit away All but the bella ballerina As she floats … Continue reading

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Under A Blue Moon – A Poem

Introduction: This was written while listening to Tchaikovsky’s “The Nutcracker” (Op. 71 No. 14) I encourage you to listen to the piece while reading this. Daylight has dwindled as The sun has closed his eyes Here a blue moon has … Continue reading

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Elemental Symphony – A Poem

This was written while listening to Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Symphony No. 25. I encourage you to listen to this piece while reading this to experience the full intensity of this poem. I stand atop the highest rock Surrounded by nothing … Continue reading

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Summer Rain – A Poem

Tiny drops of stormy skies Fall fast against my windowsill A small smile falls into place My fingers dance along The chipped wood and paint As though a piano My mind lost in the melody And the rhythm of a … Continue reading

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Antiquated Mime – A Poem

Like an antiquated mime, I silently make my way Through crowded streets Gently but firmly pushing Racing against time To find my way to the end Of this crazed chaotic maze Anywhere that feels Far far away from here Where … Continue reading

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