The Boom Boom Boom

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The Boom Boom Boom

I feel the bass
############EXPLODING
through my body
###############with the boom
#########boom
###############boom.

As the electric guitar
##################SCREAMS
#######over the notes
of the opening song.

The music SMELLS
#####like an alleyway
in San Francisco

####where you get a BUZZ
########just by passing by.

The people stand
#####in lines
############waiting
at the venue
and the music
#############SPILLS
#################outside
into the streets.

So
#####singular
and beautiful
############the notes

#####as they CASCADE

 

###############down.

Bouncing
#########off the buildings
with the bass
############EXPLODING
########with the boom
##boom
########boom.

© Rebecca Sanchez 2013

Photography by Lorenzo Montezemolo. An old poem I wrote about a place I used to live and love shared with my friends at Poets United.

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26 thoughts on “The Boom Boom Boom

  1. Ah, I have experienced this as well. The music is overwhelming, and that is all that exists for a time….. There is something to be said, isn’t there, for this kind of escape!!

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    1. Thank you, Sherry! You never got back to my email asking for Mary’s email so I can send her some of my photos. As you probably noticed I haven’t been writing for a few weeks. Got caught up in bike riding and other things but I’m coming back.

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