VxPoem ID: 26483
Posted: January 19th. 2007 3:41:26 PM
The Song Bird
by Stewart Bitkoff
Age Group: Adult
The student questioned, "Master, please help me, I have pondered the riddle and my mind aches from trying to work out the answer."
The Master replied, "Little one, the mind was not created to work out this problem; the answer comes from the heart. The mind's job is to ask. Since you have worked, struggled, and now requested assistance, I will provide the answer."
It matters not to the songbird
if other birds are there to hear its song.
The song and sweet melody
arise from the heart and the notes must be sung.
The mountains, lakes, flowers, and streams
sway to the bird's song;
they listen with an inner ear.
It is the same
with a man's life.
Each has a song to sing
and it matters not
if others are there
and hear the tune.
For it is the song of creation;
This song must be sung
and in the singing is the joy.
Taken from, "Journey of Light: Trilogy, "
by Dr. Stewart Bitkoff
Author's Location: Stroudsburg, Pennsylvania
More Poems: Stewart Bitkoff has posted 229 additional poems- View them?
Author's Profile: To learn more about Stewart Bitkoff - Click HERE
Contact Me Via Email...
Email Invites Note: No, I have not opted to receive Pagan Invites! Please don't send me anonymous invites to groups, sales and events.
Disclaimer: The Witches' Voice inc does not verify the accuracy of the details stated in this listing, nor do we vouch for the value of the goods or services presented here... As with all contacts and financial dealings in cyberspace, we encourage you to use caution and wisdom in your dealings with strangers.
Political Statements: Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren's Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches' Voice, Inc. TWV is a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization.
State/Country flags created by 3dflags.com and are used with permission
Web Site Content (including: text - graphics - html - look & feel)
Copyright 1997-2014 The Witches' Voice Inc. All rights reserved
Note: Authors & Artists retain the copyright for their work(s) on this website.
Unauthorized reproduction without prior permission is a violation of copyright laws.
Website structure, evolution and php coding by Fritz Jung on a Macintosh G5.
Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren’s Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches’ Voice, Inc. TWV is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization.
Sponsorship: Visit the Witches' Voice Sponsor Page for info on how you
can help support this Community Resource. Donations ARE Tax Deductible.
The Witches' Voice carries a 501(c)(3) certificate and a Federal Tax ID.
Mail Us: The Witches' Voice Inc., P.O. Box 341018, Tampa, Florida 33694-1018 U.S.A.
Top 13 Poems|
New Past 7 Days