Members Who Read Most Number Of Poems

Live Scores

Click here to see the rest of the list

(24 January 1961 / South Africa)

What do you think this poem is about?

For Example: love, art, fashion, friendship and etc.

Practicing My Yodelling

Practicing my yodelling on the stairs
the stairwell has a lovely resonance
walking up and down is great exercise
but going up I’ve got to stop to catch
my breath, the last stairwell to ground
floor is deserted as it ends in a locked
steel door to keep criminals out, there
an air con unit sounds like an aeroplane
rising into the air, I yodelled long and
loud to my heart’s content; surprised a
colleague asked why I wanted to yodel
and it made me realise how much joy
singing gives me; those who do not care
for it cannot understand the joy when
one’s voice is vibrating and sweet music*
fills the space carrying my soul with it…

* Sweet music - I hope….

14 June 2013

Submitted: Friday, June 14, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, July 30, 2013


Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Comments about this poem (A Fool He Was by Margaret Alice Second )

Enter the verification code :

There is no comment submitted by members..
[Hata Bildir]