We return every twenty two minutes

turn her over and gently place the needle.

Set her down easy we don’t want a scratch.


An afternoon of drawing and vinyl

brings us breathing deeper than we’ve felt yet

“a Love Supreme” John Coltrane delights our

moments like summer fireflies light nights.


You can make it lighter with gentleness.

Spinning and spinning she sings a groovy tale

Turn table spinning my Saturday afternoon

Forecast tonight clearer.



About m.a. wood

writer, thinker, musician, teacher
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3 Responses to vinyl

  1. amabear says:

    that was a good day and i loved what we both drew.
    thank you for sharing those special times with me.

    Liked by 1 person

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