A Gentle Voice

Speak not, to me, of mundane things,
The daily chores, which dull the mind,
But converse with a gentle voice that sings,
As if all the golden thoughts you find,
Have materialized thus, on scripted wings,
Leaving one's humdrum life behind.

© Ernestine Northover

by Ernestine Northover

Comments (37)

Very nice. And I know the feeling. I'm not a small-talker.
A fabulous little piece of work...! I loved the fascinating line, But converse with a gentle voice that sings. Congrats
But converse with a gentle voice that sings, As if all the golden thoughts you find, Very very nice poem scripted wings.......... wonderful.! ! tony
Thanks for sharing. This is a truly inspiring piece.10/10...
A lovely poem Ernestine. A gentle reminder to transcend above the mundane conversations. Thank you
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