Monthly Archives: January 2014

The Norseman: Chapter 1

The world gets a bit smaller with every passing year. Men have circumvented the curse enacted at the tower of Babel and, once again, nothing seems impossible to us. All corners of the earth have been explored. Some of these explorers are household names, while other heros are unsung. It is one of those unsung …

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Solomon’s Song

I am asleep, but my soul wakes. By night, upon my bed I seek her whom my soul loves.   To look upon your countenance, To hear your voice, To feel the velvet of your skin.   I find a rose amongst thorns, For so is my beloved Amongst the daughters of men.   You …

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This Poet’s Life is Love

“A poet’s death is life” I’ve heard it often said, A poet’s work revered Only when he is dead.,   For some this may be true Who write for wealth and fame. Some have other motives For all are not the same.   Some write for accolades To laud themselves above. I write to please …

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Test of Time

Time has conquered Egypt Grand Rome and Babylon. Time has conquered idols Which crumble and are gone.   Conquered architecture Collapsing in decay. Time has conquered the light It daily falls away.   Like water on the stone Time has worn on the heart. A giant in the dale, He challenged from the start.   …

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Adrift

The fog surrounds the two of us In a dinghy drifting free. The air is brisk and chaps our skin As it sweeps up off the sea. Yet I feel burgeoning warmth In my spirit from a flame That only God can kindle At the mention of your name. The stars are shining, glimmering But …

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