A Song of My Own (Poetic Reprise)

Note: I was inspired to write this poem after finally watching the movie Jason’s Lyric years ago. I will perform this poem regionally again this year…Enjoy.

A Song of My Own

One day,
I want to
Be with him
To see the sun
As it next leaves
Footprints across the sky…

One day,
I want to enjoy the bliss of his surprises
In between the time the sun sets
and rises…

One day,
I want to feel the warmth of a candlelight dinner
As we slow dance
By the coziest of fires…

Yes, today,
These are the
My heart
tells my mind it secretly desires…

One day,
I want to
By the water
And let
the right man
Finally catch me…

One day,
I want the
Swans we meet
To show us how
True love’s
first kiss
Can truly be…

I want
A song
of my own
I can call Destiny…
Lyrics that
Will take me
Beyond the melody~
Beyond Jason’s Lyric
No more tragedy
Lessons outside
With infinite
Yes, the one Song that never ends…
Always a present
Never a memory…
Where eternity

One day,
I want a man
To grab my feet
And pamper me
I want my own
Movie through
To become my
Symphonic reality…

I want a man
To find me
And call me
His own…
So my song
Can finally begin..
A Song of My Own
just for me to continue to
Hear..to sing…
To share–everywhere…

I want
The miracle
The crescendo
I want
All the
True love
I have given
To somehow
find its way
Back to me…

Until then
I continue
To play the notes..
On Keys of hope
Until my own song
Conquers all fears
And fights
To find its way
Back to me…

A Song of My Own
The revelation,
And the irony:
My heart wants
To hear a song
That already
Plays inside of me…

And when the right one hears it
He will instantly
The synergy-
And flow with me
And finally,
This soulful one
Will always
Hold the
Right note
To forever
my own
love song
Back to me…

© Copyright 2010 Toy L. Parker
All rights reserved.

Published by Toy Parker

Toy Parker of www.toyparker.com, currently ignites the lives of audiences as an emcee, radio, and television host while on the speaking circuit against all odds through her #IGNITEyourLife platform and movement. (IGNITE = Inspiring Growth Now with Intensity and Transparent Energy) Her work over her past 20 plus years in broadcasting alone while overcoming life's challenges, has been featured on The Word Network, FOX, CBS, ABC, and various radio stations around the world. Toy is a professional level empowerment and wellness speaker with 20 plus years experience in empowering audiences in cities, universities, corporations, churches and groups of all sizes. By the grace of God, her #IGNITEyourLife platform has also expanded to include but is not limited to a Radio and Television Network which has a worldwide audience of listeners and viewers. This dynamic radio and television show host is referred to as the Breakthrough BOSS and Empowerment Engineer who helps everyone she encounters breakthrough fears and challenges to achieve the success in love, life and business they deserve today! She is also a featured empowerment expert on SelfGrowth.com, the number one self-help website on the Internet. To read her full bio, read excerpts from her upcoming books, and to view projects that showcase her media prowess, be sure to visit www.toyparker.com today! Additionally, Toy's corporate materials created on diversity within the healthcare industry have been featured in publications for Cigna. Her sales and marketing materials created for Hendrick Automotive Group are still used to date for Hendrick Buick Cadillac and GMC. She is a Modelpreneur, Empowerment Speaker, Creative Content, Marketing and Media Strategist who was recently named one of the top Media Professionals of 2014. She is also a former North Carolina spokesmodel for Covergirl, Oil of Olay, Cadillac and other reputable companies in the United States and abroad. Her books and articles of empowerment are published worldwide and she is ready to connect with you today! Main Areas: Love, Life, and Business Empowerment Best Sellers: #LiveLOVEdaily: Living Our Vision Everyday Poetry and Wisdom Collection, #IGNITEyourLife: Ultimate Sparks for a 30 Day Breakthrough Career Focus: Author, Speaker, Creative Content Marketing and Media Strategist Affiliation: #IGNITEyourLife with Toy Parker Network, #IGNITEyourLife with Toy Parker Breakthrough Institute, Live Wire Productions Plus, Village Connector TV Network, Abundance Society, Women Speakers Association, Peak Performers Institute

8 thoughts on “A Song of My Own (Poetic Reprise)

  1. Hi Toy,
    I will hold the intention that this person you are manifesting will come into your life soon and he will be all that you are looking for and more. Hold on to your dream and don’t give in or be distracted until he arrives….he will come when the time is right for both of you. .

    I am from UBC, so nice to meet you. Come and visit me some time http://wendy643.wordpress.com/

    Namaste with Unity “Love” Consciousness,
    Wendy Baudín
    Self-Love Sherpa and Wisdom Guide


  2. I really enjoyed reading your poem. When I was younger I didn’t realize how beautiful poetry could be. Thank you for awaking the listenting poet in me


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