Wednesday, May 16, 2007

Haiku: Nurture


Graveled, guttural
His voice pulls me, sustains me.
His words scrape my core.


[Poetry by others can be found at One Deep Breath.]


[Photo credit: AP/Wide World Photo]

7 comments:

written voize said...

Now this was right on time... I could actually feel your vibes in this one. Great job, can't wait to read more.

n.b. said...

Sorry I don't know who this is. Sounds very appealing. I also feel sustained by certain voices, so I know what you mean. Good haiku!

Patois said...

I probably should have identified the gent. It's Bruce Springsteen.

Scribbit said...

Now I was thinking Bryan Adams by your spot-on description but it didn't look like him.

Same era, different singers.

But an emotional poem.

quietpaths said...

whoa, the last line is great! A creative twist to the prompt this week!

get zapped said...

Oh, this is a wonderful take on the theme. You expressed this so well!

Jemima said...

I've been to concerts like that.

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