Posts tagged ‘drum’

January 13, 2019

The dance, the drum

by Jem Croucher

Sometimes when no one is watching
I will dance around my name
with a loud drum always banging
which never sound the same
Yes, it’s always rhythmic
but the pattern’s one of change
Its signature and syntax
quite often rearranged

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May 7, 2018


by Jem Croucher

The wooden floors vibrated
from the sound of many drums
Rhythm everywhere around
enjoyed by everyone
And I danced to special timbre
pulsated by the beat
from heart and soul and head and hands
right down to my feet

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October 25, 2015

Leaves falling

by Jem Croucher


Today there are leaves falling
It is time for fleeces
and hot cocoa and open fires
Long walks in crisp air with
a quickening stride
and fleeting looks

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June 8, 2015


by Jem Croucher


As the music fades
with the rhythm of my drum
I am still dancing

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February 20, 2014

Distant Drums

by Venkat


As beat of distant drums
Juggle in the ears
Pricked by the waves
Of hope across the horizon

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January 26, 2013

The Who Is In The Why

by tjtherien

I spent ten years on the lam,
Ten years spent I on the bum,
Went I in search of Who I am,
Marching to the beat of my own drum,
For the better part of a decade
I examined every choice I made
Believing the Who is in the Why
I looked myself in the eye,
I gazed deep into my Heart and Soul,
I excavated all the crap I used to fill the hole

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