Music Well – Dosia McKay, Composer, Painter, Writer

Reflections on Art and Life

Unknown

The thrill and the agony
Of a blank page
Not quite the eternal no
Not yet a sweeping yes
A sketchy maybe
Possibly perhaps
Adorned with uncertainty
And thirdguessing

The thunderbolts of heaven
Turned into dim flickering
Prone to misinterpretation

A one way ticket to Unknown
And a head full of perishable thoughts
Doesn’t seem like a wise investment
Especially when
You are out of second chances

You hitched your wagon to the star
Not knowing where you are going
But I see you as you are
As you hope to be
And as you will be
Many days from now
I see you

©2008 Dosia McKay

Advertisements

3 comments on “Unknown

  1. artmodel
    March 28, 2008

    Dosia, LOVE your blog. So glad I found it. Your creative talents and gifts are inspiring. Listening to your music right now as I type my comments.

    My brother is a composer, my mother is an artist, and my father was a professional musician (trumpet player). Having grown up around all that artistic talent, I appreciate the dedication and sensibility that goes into the creative process. And have utmost respect for it.

    Will be visiting you regularly. Beautiful, beautiful blog.

    Claudia
    http://artmodel.wordpress.com/

  2. happenstancee
    March 28, 2008

    Wow. 🙂

  3. J Alan
    April 2, 2008

    You, The empty page………..me, the empty viewfinder…
    yes.

    “You hitched your wagon to the star
    Not knowing where you are going”

    The uncertainty…….Yes that’s the thrill..

    Cool insight Dosia..

    I really like this reflection…

What do you think?

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Information

This entry was posted on March 28, 2008 by in Poetry and tagged , , , , , , , , , , , .
Follow Music Well – Dosia McKay, Composer, Painter, Writer on WordPress.com
%d bloggers like this: