music makes my bones move

music makes my bones move
he says, shakes last year’s mardi gras beads
like maracas, keeps a beat
not listened to but

pulsed

from the soles up

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About Susan L Daniels

I am a firm believer that politics are personal, that faith is expressed through action, and that life is something that must be loved and lived authentically--or why bother with any of it?
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13 Responses to music makes my bones move

  1. Green Speck says:

    Pulsed … wow !!!

  2. unfetteredbs says:

    making me smile…shake it!

  3. A little fragment of character – but I can see him grooving there! 🙂

    • 🙂 that is the perfect way to describe my 6-year-old. That’s what he is–a little fragment of character. This is the same little boy who called his sister a “buttercup of death” a few months ago, and a while before that a “pampered poodle princess.” I think he is crazily creative with words for his age.

  4. nelle says:

    Music.

    One of the fuels powering my soul.

  5. This is wonderful, Susan, I see those beads and maracas, and the pulsing …

  6. Like mother like son. 🙂

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