My Muse keeps me Musing

Amused I listen as he explains
The bumbling plays of the game
Each one blatant from his seat
Just before the clock runs out
NO defeat!
I muse in measured hushed repose
Spy no sweat from muddied brow
Do I judge from distant chairs

ddversepoets.comMonday quadrille. Exactly 44 words excluding the title. The word is muse.

444 words is too short. I recently learned the ASL sign for music and poetry is the same. For some reason that makes perfect sense to me. Two of my passions, music and poetry.

About Mary (tqhousecat)

I am a wife and a mother of two grown children. I love Jesus and sharing my faith through written words. I currently have a poetry blog and also write on medium.com. My main focus is hope in Christ. I only wish that whoever reads this will be blessed, inspired and occasionally amused.
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19 Responses to My Muse keeps me Musing

  1. Arcadia M says:

    Nicely done quadrille.

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  2. Ain says:

    Haha, most endearing..

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  3. msjadeli says:

    Easy to stay calm at a distance…

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  4. Maybe the question should be – who gets to hold the remote? 😉


    David

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  5. 😀 Oh, I know how you feel!

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  6. sanaarizvi says:

    Love this – and yes I absolutely relate 🙂

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  7. That’s a fun take on the prompt! Armed chair quadrille quarterbacking!

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  8. whimsygizmo says:

    Beautiful, Mary. And gosh, I LOVE that sign language fact! So cool. Thank you for sharing.

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  9. It’s always easy to judge from afar…

    Like

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