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Dancing in the basement...
by Lynn Barry

Monday, February 09, 2004

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Never thought I'd dance to songs my own kids produced...

That "voice" sang out
And the proud mother cried
The bass boom boomed
Then the heart beat tried
To quicken, then slow down
Such talent, who knew?

That dancing
In the basement
As a kid with sis
I'd imagine a day
That I would do this

Have sons who'd produce
Music I could dance to
And blow me away
With talent so true

So up we all got
Up on our feet
Dancing and dancing
To the pulsating beat

Lynn Barry (C) 2004

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Reviewed by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner 2/18/2004

i wish i HAD a basement...none here in texas...but i remember the basement in my ohio home as a child...thanks for the memory jog

us, playing the music on the stereo. dad, thumping his foot on the floor and yelling, "TURN IT DOWN!!!!" LOL

(((HUGS))) and love, karla. *HUGE smiles*
Reviewed by Retta (Reindeer) Mckenzie 2/12/2004
This was lovely! What a wonderful poem this was!

Reviewed by La Belle Rouge (Reader) 2/12/2004
Wonderful to have muscians in the house, love this poem of a mother's pride in her sons.
Reviewed by Jane Rodway 2/11/2004
:) What a happy write, lots of warmth and love:)
Reviewed by Trixie Love 2/10/2004
Very pleasant write....

Trixie :)
Reviewed by Daniel McTaggart 2/10/2004
Great poem, Lynn. It sounds a lot more productive than what I used to do in the basement. Wink wink nudge nudge say no more!
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 2/10/2004
Makes me feel like dancing right along with you! A happy write; thanks for sharing!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your friend in Tx., Karen Lynn. :D
Reviewed by OnepoetGem *the Poetic Rapper 2/10/2004
Good for you Lynn, nothing wrong with having fun, even if it is home grown. Dance a few steps for me. I love dancing. love and peace. G
Reviewed by Joyce Hale 2/10/2004
Does a Mom good to see her kids do well, doesn't it!? Good writing about your joy!
Reviewed by Lady Peg (Reader) 2/9/2004
This poem is so wonderful could dance myself...
Smiles Love it. Lynn
Reviewed by Lori Moore 2/9/2004
This is very good.
Reviewed by jude forese 2/9/2004
as a former basement kid i found this ome to bring back memories ... well done!
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson 2/9/2004
I know your proud of those sons of yours.
Keep on dancing cuzz, you probably dance good..
Lurve ya.........Ron
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