into beauty

laurie childers (c) 2014


Am D Em

a poem birthed with music is like a creature born with wings

C Cmaj7 D Bm C

it flies high and takes us with it, cries a warning, or joy it sings

D G

sweet joy it sings



Am D Em

a poem birthed with music is like a creature born to swim

C Cmaj7 D Bm

it can dive the depths of sadness, float on love’s bliss, or dance this

C D G

hymn - dance this hymn



A9 F#m Bm7 E7

these poems birthed with music are like a garden growing roots,

A9 F#m Bm7

and branching forth, and ever blooming, sharing color, scents and

E7 C Am7 Dm7 G7sus4 G

fruits - sharing fruits sharing fruits


(instrumental)


Am D Em

a poem birthed with music is like a creature born with hands

C Cmaj7 D Bm

to put these fragments into beauty, touch our souls, and guide us

C D G

through these lands