Page: Profile: Poetry
||Total Views: 13,700,964
VxPoem ID: 7792
Posted: December 1st. 2004 7:50:48 PM
by Phronesus Disegno
Age Group: Adult
We started on a bad note
And my, we played it strong,
Yet each of us was playing
A completely different song.
We had different sheet music
And different instruments
A grand mistake that we did make
For a grandiose performance
We ignored the Great Conductor,
In ourselves instead engaged,
We forgot all about the music
Too worried of being upstaged.
You had your own ideas
And mine were not the same
So when we sounded awful
We both tried laying blame.
While some listened intently
Others yawned and took a nap,
But I'm very sure I heard
Not one single person clap.
Instead they sat in silence
And wondered what went wrong,
How could two loving souls
Play such a hateful song?
The curtain, closed once again,
Nothing left but to go our own way.
It's okay if we can't be friends,
Said you didn't want to anyway.
But I never gave you credit
For having a song of your own
Perhaps I should have listened
And maybe I'd have known.
The theater is now empty
In the dark we stand and wait
For the other's apology
In stone-cold stalemate.
I have healing to do myself,
But we're still getting nowhere,
So I offer my apology first
Then I'll know what to do from there.
Author's Location: Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
More Poems: Phronesus Disegno has posted 629 additional poems- View them?
Author's Profile: To learn more about Phronesus Disegno - Click HERE
Contact Me Via Email...
Email Invites Note: Yes! I have opted to receive invites to Pagan events, groups, and commercial sales
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 1997-2017 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.