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23 Feb 2012

Think Tank Thursday - #85 Strings


glissando cascades
melodies drift on the wind
echoes of the heart

text and photo © by Karen @ Something Written

Linking with Poets United -Think Tank Thursday #85
prompt - strings

Linking with Thursday Poets Rally Week 62 (Feb. 23-Feb. 29, 2012) 
@ Poetry Palace

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22 comments:

  1. I can hear it too, and it would amazing to have the actual sound to accompany it.

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  2. I've always had a great admiration for a harpist.

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  3. Here's a thought. Provide a link to you playing the harp and use this haiku as the caption.
    Judy

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  4. such beauty from strings. I loved this

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  5. beautiful photo and haiku...I so love stringed instruments...my oldest plays the violin/viola and the youngest the cello

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  6. truly musical words - wonderful!

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  7. I listen for them across the sea.

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  8. My grandfather plays the harp... this reminds me of him.
    Lovely words, I can hear it!

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  9. gentle musical note ...love it thank you x

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  10. Gorgeous harp and haiku!

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  11. I love this .. harp music soothes the soul, quiets the mind.

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  12. I have always wanted to play the harp. :) Beautiful poem.

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  13. I had to look up "glissando" :) The line about the echoes of the heart is beautiful.

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  14. So simple, yet gloriously uplifting. The fine image helps enormously.

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  15. A haiku concerto!

    Bravo!

    Cheers,

    Mark Butkus

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  16. Creating pieces close to the heart and spreading far and wide. That's the magic of music!

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  17. Beautiful...it strings at the heart!

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  18. Hello.
    The harp is such a sultry-sounding instrument.
    Nicely penned!
    Thanks for sharing & visiting.

    No Anguish Or Pain

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  19. a harp by itself is poetic, beautiful lines...

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