September Music 11

For the month of September I am going to choose a piece of music or song and write a poem or alternative version. Jane Dougherty is doing a September Stanza here. And Kat Myrman is doing September a poem a day Here.

Today piece of music is The Theme to The World at War by Carl Davis.

My poem.

Small man, most evil

Made a nation do his will

Genocide his sin

The world was brought to it’s knees.

Fighting for all to be free.

Failed.

12 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Ritu
    Sep 11, 2018 @ 04:38:05

    Ooh! Poignant words sis!

    Reply

  2. Jane Dougherty
    Sep 11, 2018 @ 11:56:56

    Carl Davis wrote some tremendous TV theme music. All through the seventies and eighties. It is a poignant poem, I agree.

    Reply

  3. Kat Myrman
    Sep 11, 2018 @ 15:46:32

    I believe as long as men rule the world there will be wars. Power is a vindictive mistress.

    Reply

  4. Miriam Hurdle
    Sep 12, 2018 @ 00:31:33

    It is so sad that, as you said in this poem, it’s just one man’s madness and aggression for power and caused the death of millions. It’s mind bobbling. A powerful poem, Willow!

    Reply

    • willowdot21
      Sep 12, 2018 @ 04:15:35

      Thank you Miriam, it really makes you wonder how one man with so many insecurities could hold a whole nation in his hands… history keeps trying repeating itself..we must all be vigilant. 💜

      Reply

  5. JT Twissel
    Sep 12, 2018 @ 17:13:09

    An appropriate song for 9/11. Thanks.

    Reply

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