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by John H Bidwell
Monday, January 24, 2011
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Well- I'm back at AD for a while. It is sacred ground with some of the most amazing dearest people. Some of us just have to go missing for a while. There are countless reasons to be back- mostly to thank people because you all give so much.
But Christine Tsen wrote a poem "Songmaker" in honor of my father and I want to dedicate this poem to her.
I missed her birthday yesterday because my Internet was down. My father's birthday would have been the day before hers. They both made music that I find beyond inspiration. Christine has an amazing family, but with her hands that full she still gives more than most people can take in.
Buy her CD!!!!!!!

I hope this poem at least hints at the grand scale of life. (we have to practice scales)- And if she is ever feeling down it might help lift her to a better place.




There is no anxious heart that drives the fires

Beyond a past which no one comprehends-

Long scattering the dust of cosmic spires

To fragile art no conscious power defends.


This is a promise no one ever made-

The grandest burst of all that there can be-

Of elements in some divine parade

And all imagination, come and see.


But this most precious past of all- was ours-

The cradle of a universal cause

Beyond all understanding and all powers-

Yet even time found pre-existent laws.


No measure cried at inspiration’s birth,

No sound before ability to hear-

Just promise we would one day look from Earth-

And put it all in one sweet human tear.


John H. Bidwell

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Reviewed by Chantilly Lace (Reader)
Beautiful writing sweet man..well done indeed...Hugsss
Reviewed by Morgan Merriweather
I know Christine thinks the WORLD of you too, John. Beautiful poem. Best, Morgan
Reviewed by The Poetess
A beautiful poem for Christine. I hope she loves it.
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
Very fine poetry, John and a sublime tribute for Christine. Thank you for sharing it. Love and peace to you, friend,

Reviewed by La Belle Rouge Poetess Of The Heart
John this is an exquisite tribute.
Reviewed by Chessly Nesci
Very sweet dedication to Christine!! I read the poem she wrote about your father and it was very touching! Take care, and God Bless!~Chessly
Reviewed by Christine Tsen
I recognize this music John, and your voice is vibrant. Your friendship is a treasure, bless you, and you are my close companion wiser and stronger than ever.

Reviewed by Annabel Sheila
Gorgeous poetry, John!

Reviewed by Vesna Vanessa
Exquisite dearJohn..simply exquisite!


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