In Search of Harmony

When I was a child, I could sing
any song I heard a few times.
That in turn had me seeking
harmony.

Much later, as an adult I began
writing words on paper, still
seeking the same by another
name called poetry.

Then came the doodles, and yes,
there are oodles of them. Each
one marking in black lines, yet
another path in my story.

But then I found the magic
of a kaleidoscope app, that could
make those doodles into designs
that could be colored.

And I find that learning the language
of colors, how they speak and often
support one another, sometimes clashing
as people do, is much like singing.

Finding the note then sustaining it,
until the next one comes along,
in the hopes that the song
will long be remembered.

Elizabeth Crawford 4/7/2021

About 1sojournal

Loves words and language. Dances on paper to her own inner music. Loves to share and keeps several blogs to facilitate that. They can be found here: https://1sojournal.wordpress.com/ https://soulsmusic.wordpress.com/ http://claudetteellinger.wordpress.com/
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2 Responses to In Search of Harmony

  1. Sherry Marr says:

    Music, poetry and art make for a very fine life, my friend.

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  2. 1sojournal says:

    Thank you, my wonderful friend. I find that to be very true and very real.

    Elizabeth

    Liked by 1 person

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