Tuesday, March 1, 2011

Road to Symphony

I've watched the hands
Tick slowly in a monotonous tone
Like trying to decide who to call
And only hearing the dial tone.

Endless repetition
Of the same patterns day by day
Wondering when all the confusion
Will just go away

Simple answers used to be easy to find:
Blowing bubbles used to give me peace of mind
I wish that talking to You would clear the clutter
But how can it, if all I can do is whisper and mutter?

Strength comes from within
But I feel weak all around
I have been trying to find the music
And haven't heard a single sound

The symphony that used to follow me
Has become silenced and mute
How can this endless road to nowhere
Be called my chosen route?

The path that I follow
Or choose to forge as my own
Which will lead me to the gates
So that I may sit beside your throne?

1 comment:

  1. Very, very nice poem.

    I'm not sure what you are referring to but after reading this twice (!) I was able to connect this poem to tefillah - could that be?

    ReplyDelete

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