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Getting lost in music

Sometimes I get lost in life
So few, then are my thoughts
I forget about regulation
And all those if’s, and aught’s
And I get lost in music
Making up my little songs
I often think that music
Is the place where I belong

When I’m with my music
I have no cares at all
The whole of life is beautiful
And everything seems cool
No worries sneak into my mind
I do not give a damn
Forgetting shadows from the past
And stuff from Vietnam
 
I stand there at that keyboard
And put those notes on down
As I try to make a symphony
A lovely wall of sound
And when I sing, I sing to God
As I celebrate my love
Oh yes, that’s when I reach on out
To that power up above

Nothing seems to matter, then
Music’s all there is
There are no pangs of heartache
I feel such holy bliss
Doing what I do the best
Slowly moving in
As angels up in heaven say
“Let the symphony begin”.

Copyright © | Year Posted 2018




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Date: 1/1/2019 1:35:00 PM
I love a broad range get of music too, definitely keeps me distracted from myself- a positive " mood enhancer...) great poem! Carry on writing !
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sidney dugan
Date: 1/1/2019 4:25:00 PM
Thank you so much for your kind comments AM. It is my pleasure to read your kind words, my friend. ...Peter
Date: 1/1/2019 1:52:00 AM
Well written Peter. There is nothing better to listen too than good music, I love all kinds, 60s 70s, classical, rock, reggae, even throw in a bit of opera ( but not too much) Happy new year . Tom.
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Date: 1/1/2019 4:28:00 PM
Hi Tom, I used to write so many songs, and that was the most beautiful time of my life. That period is gone now, but I do love to listen to gentle music. Thank you for your kind comments, my friend....Peter
Date: 12/31/2018 6:27:00 PM
This is amazing! It is meant for you to be doing. Play on! This is a favorite for me. I know what playing music can do. Very well written. Happy New Year! :)
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Date: 12/31/2018 9:25:00 PM
Hi Heidi, That poem was written twelve years ago when I wrote a lot of songs, now my hands are badly damaged the only thing i can play is the blues harp and harmonica, so i have to write, that's all.. Thank you for your kind comments, my friend and have a great new year, my friend....peter