Robert Haigh

My Music (Etheree poem)


is my own
personal place
to go when seeking
refuge from daily stress
and strain. My shelter from the
tempests and storms encountered in
that somewhat frenzied pastime called life.
Music soothes the soul and mends those frayed ends!




  • Teddy.15

    it certainly does dear Robert it soothes the soul, especially that music with which you have happy memories of and the relaxing tone of a beautifully crafted guitar. this is just gorgeous and it has indeed made me smile, thank you.

    • Robert Haigh

      Thank you kindly, Teddy. Glad you enjoyed both the poem and the music.

    • Jayasree

      Yes it does. Music soothes the soul. Music and books have the power to uplift your mood. Nicely written 🙂

      • Robert Haigh

        Thank you, Jayasree. Music is important, I think.

      • Neil Higgins

        Love that style of writing you have shown Robert.But not recommended after a drink or three on a Saturday evening 😎

        • Robert Haigh

          Yes, counting the syllables after a few bevvies could prove tricky, Neil! Thanks for the read and the comment. Have a great weekend!

        • Neville

          I'm with Teddy mate on both counts .. pluckin good all round sir ............. 🙂

          • Robert Haigh

            Thank you for your kind words, Neville.

          • Jerry Reynolds

            Beautiful, Bob.
            Well played.

            • Robert Haigh

              Thank you kindly, Jerry.

            • Saxon Crow

              You and I are living the same life Rob. I always pick up my guitar if I need to switch off. Great poem

              • Robert Haigh

                Thank you, Sax. Music plays a big part in my life, as I'm sure it does for many others too. Happy picking and strumming, my friend.

              • Accidental Poet

                Beautiful words, beautiful music = beautiful life. 👍

                • Robert Haigh

                  Thank you for the comment, A.P. Much appreciated.

                  • Accidental Poet

                    Most welcome Sir, most deserving Friend. 😉

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