Tracee Olga

Rookie - 138 Points (28th July 1990 / Nairobi, Kenya)

A Song


Through a song I got to know of a friend
Whose friendship is faithful and unconditional.
Through a song I met the greatest love of my life
Through a song I knew how much he loves me
Through a song I understood how much he loves me
Through a song I understood how great it is to be loved by him
Through a song I created ideas
Through a song I built realities from dreams
A song encouraged me when I was discouraged,
Reminded me of a love so great a love unending

A song made me keep holding on when nothing else could help
A love song lifted me
A song reminded me I have a friend who knows my name
A song taught me that if I read and pray I would grow
The same song also taught me what I ought to read
Yet another song helped me recover when I was sick
The words rang deep in my ears and there I cultivated faith
A song introduced me to the greatest song writer of all time

The same song also told me of his son who was the wisest man ever to live
A song talked of my capabilities and how to activate it
A song explained the complexity of love
The same song also taught me who to love
A song taught me who how and when to worship
A song covers where plain words are not enough
And yet you ask why I listen to music?

Submitted: Tuesday, January 14, 2014
Edited: Tuesday, January 14, 2014

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  • Rookie - 0 Points John Nyang'ori (2/18/2015 12:01:00 AM)

    Through a song i got saved,
    Through a song i got a promise,
    Through the same song i got my hope,
    Through a song, i was found,
    Through this song, i am blessed, (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 0 Points John Nyang'ori (2/17/2015 11:59:00 PM)

    Through a song i got saved,
    Through a song i got a promise,
    Through the same song i got my hope,
    Through a song, i was found,
    Through this song, i am blessed, (Report) Reply

  • Rookie Cunningham Mbati (1/25/2014 7:26:00 AM)

    Wow...what can I say about this. It makes me feel like I should also become a music listener. (Report) Reply

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