September Music 14

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’s piece of Music is Kashmir, originally performed by Led Zeppelin, but performed here by Bond in classical mode.

My interpretation.

I am all seeing, ageless and knowing.

I see the myriad stars and rivers flowing.

Spice travels along my winding roads

Beasts of burden bow beneath their loads.

I am the mountain peaks covered in snow

The valleys green and lush below.

I am master of all I survey

Even nature, I bend to my way.

I am all seeing, ageless and knowing.

I see the myriad stars and rivers flowing.

Master of time and space,

I am everything, beauty and full of grace.

And just for good measure the glorious original.

40 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Ritu
    Sep 14, 2018 @ 04:32:02

    Love it sis πŸ’œ happy fridst!


  2. Jane Dougherty
    Sep 14, 2018 @ 06:04:24

    I don’t think I ever knew what Led Zeppelin looked like! Not surprising that generation are nearly all dead now! Didn’t know this one. Thanks for posting it πŸ™‚


  3. Jordan
    Sep 14, 2018 @ 10:53:28

    One of my all favorites from Zeppelin. Your poem did it justice. Lovely, Willow!πŸ’—


  4. gigoid
    Sep 14, 2018 @ 15:49:22

    Excellent poem, milady….


  5. Betty Hayes Albright
    Sep 15, 2018 @ 02:06:34

    Willow, I love your poem! Will come back and play the song tomorrow when I get a chance. (Not sure I’m familiar with that particular Led Zeppelin song.)


  6. Kat Myrman
    Sep 15, 2018 @ 10:04:52

    Love it! 😊


  7. robbiesinspiration
    Sep 15, 2018 @ 10:32:56

    Another lovely piece, Willow.


    • willowdot21
      Sep 15, 2018 @ 10:35:11

      Thank you Robbie, I have always loved the Led Zeppelin version but when I heard the Bond version I blown away. The words just suggested themselves.πŸ’œπŸ’œ


  8. Dale
    Sep 15, 2018 @ 20:56:55

    Wonderful, Willow. I like Bond’s interpretation (bummer no video with the music) and your words are lovely…
    I think of my husband any time I hear a Led Zep song as he loved them.


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