Fourth Sunday of Advent Poem – Word Beats

Here is my poem for the fourth Sunday in Advent.

In response to the Gospel of John:

Word Beats

Eternal darkness where
the word drifts across
the drum beat of life,
Da Dum …

Hear the staccato light
punctuate the night
as words melt into
the hope of dawn.

The dancer ties shoes.
Music coalesces.
Hearts beat faster
as the world starts its dance.


Till next week,
Andrew

About Andrew Reynolds

Born in California Did the school thing studying electronics, computers, release engineering and literary criticism. I work in the high tech world doing software release engineering Then I got prostate cancer Now I am a blogger and work in my wood shop doing scroll saw work and marquetry.
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6 Responses to Fourth Sunday of Advent Poem – Word Beats

  1. artseafartsea says:

    Love the poem!

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  2. restlessjo says:

    Wishing you peace at Christmas, Andrew, and a healthy and happy New Year. 🙂

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  3. Give you a hammer or a pen and either way, you are ready to go.

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