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The Guitarist
by Margena Adams Holmes

Tuesday, July 08, 2003

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With guitar in hand he starts to play
the melody in his head.
Each finger, like precision instruments,
knows its part in the song.
Faster and faster! the fretboard's like ice
as the fingers are lightning quick.
The pick knows, by the hand's mind,
each string and when to play.
He makes the sounds from his guitar
as only he can make.
The melody flows from within his soul
as he's transported to a land far away.

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Reviewed by Lavendar Jazz 3/8/2008
Nice work, playing an instrument can make you forget about time and space...its a wonderful feeling.
Reviewed by Kelley Frost 12/22/2007
I liked this Margena ! And I knew a lot of other people would too just because it had the word Guitarist in it (smile) Anyway Great write!!! Thanks for sharing.
Kelley Frost
Reviewed by richard cederberg 5/14/2006
Nice! I played in over 33 professional bands in my twenties and thirties. Guitar, voice, and primary writer.
"Those were the days my friend we thought would never end!"
Thanks
Richard
Reviewed by sarah playle 12/17/2005
A wonderful description
Reviewed by William Heffner 8/8/2003
It never ceases to amaze me.

Thanks for sharing.

Officer William Heffner
Reviewed by Brittany Renée 7/9/2003
A wonderful description of practically all my friends :)

Warm Love
*Brittany Renee*
Reviewed by Nicole Davis Vergara (Reader) 7/9/2003
A lovely write indeed and I long ago played guitar but gave it up to sing!
~Nikki~
Reviewed by a- maryllis 7/9/2003
ooo, I love this... I have a weakness for guys who play guitar :) beautiful write :)
Reviewed by na na (Reader) 7/9/2003
Margena, lovely descripition of the fascinating guitar player. Bill Murray
Reviewed by C. Gourlay (Reader) 7/9/2003
good piece - and love guitar, tks
Reviewed by Bhuwan Thapaliya 7/8/2003
wow...lovely write...superb...even i used to play guitar when i was young but now i am into violin...thank u...BHUWAN
Reviewed by Erin Kelly-Moen 7/8/2003
Lovely, Margena! I've always wanted to play guitar, this piece aches me that I haven't. I knew a guitar player, in my youth, and he was just like this... :)
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