Chorus Line

Chorus Line short poem

The week is nearly over and
the nights are growing long,
the verses turn melodious but
the chorus names the song.

The words sing out a message
in the lines where they belong,
the clock in the ticking corner
is getting ready to join the song.

A lullaby to say goodnight
with sweet relaxing rhythm,
the moon is creeping overhead
beneath silent stars of heaven.

Written by Darren Scanlon, June 2011.
Revised on 25th April 2015.

This poem is part of the Poetry Book “Positively Poetic – Volume 2

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ALL POEMS ©2015 DARREN SCANLON. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. * Words and music have always played a major role in my life. A life without being able to enjoy music and express in words would be, for me, empty and cold.I have been writing since age 16, some 30+ years now but have only recently started publishing my works. Since doing so in Dec 2013, I have published 4 novels and 5 volumes of poetry, (available on Amazon.co.uk).My words are my life. If they touch you in any way, if you are able to take something from them, then my work has achieved its goal and I am a happy man.Welcome to my world. Darren.
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