On Listening to Edgar Meyer

 

On Listening to Edgar Meyer

Smoke, and bent grass,
the earth rippling underfoot.
A child throwing stones
but never at random.
You wonder that one suggests
laughter, as a second draws tears.

Still, it drags you in.
Like water seeking its level,
a depression that must be fed.
You ride that deep current
never questioning its source,
complete in the moment. Filled.

 

 

Edgar Meyer’s music removes me from my body, transports me to another plane, one free of politicians and avarice, a place where truth matters. Today has been a good day to listen, to absorb. And hey, those fellows he’s playing with ain’t too shabby…

 

17 thoughts on “On Listening to Edgar Meyer

  1. Thank you for sharing, Robert. When you mentioned “…music removes me from my body, transports me to another plane, one free of politicians and avarice, a place where truth matters.”, the artist LP does this to me as well. If you get a chance, listen to the live version of “Lost on You.” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wDjeBNv6ip0
    Another WP blogger recommended her initially, and now I’m all in! ๐Ÿ™‚

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