Poetry

2016 Winter Solstice Poem

  The oceanic tides, through ceaseless psalm, with daily ebb and flo bring balm to restless souls and worried hearts; Their sonorous symmetry a calm […]

December 20th, 2016 | Posted in Poetry

Winter Solstice 2015

From the first hint, a gleam, to writhing calyx of flame with rosy birth thus the year’s longest night wanes. Dawn-bud bursts into blossom: crimson, […]

December 21st, 2015 | Posted in Poetry

Winter Solstice 2014

  On rudderless barque from dream-filled dark I aimlessly drift from naught through currents & mind-shoals (some vague; others stark) to emerge into conscious thought. […]

December 22nd, 2014 | Posted in General, Poetry

Winter Solstice 2013

To cold, darkened day from dark sleep I awake; In the kitchen, tea, fruit, and small omelet partake. Yawning, shuffle to work in my office […]

June 25th, 2014 | Posted in General, Poetry

Winter Solstice 2011

This night’s longest darkness entices and calls to an instinct, profound and arcane, which enthralls. ‘Tis a drive to remark, witness each new detail, both […]

June 25th, 2014 | Posted in General, Poetry

Winter Solstice 2007

‘Tween dark and dark I toil each day. As I walk, dawn and dusk, between home and work’s fray. Though each step seems quite slow, […]

June 25th, 2014 | Posted in General, Poetry

Winter Solstice 2006

On the hilltop her lingering gaze absorbs night, While I stir (restless sleep) she tracks each star’s swift flight. Though unknown to me, this owl-eyed […]

June 25th, 2014 | Posted in General, Poetry

Winter Solstice 2005

When leaving the office I’m greeted by night, brisk darkness already awaits me. A tip of the moon rising slow, silver-bright; The year’s longest night […]

June 25th, 2014 | Posted in General, Poetry

Winter Solstice 2004

These brief days tumble past, each one blurred in its turn, as they hasten along on their wint’ry sojourn.. I see, bound for my work, […]

June 25th, 2014 | Posted in General, Poetry

Winter Solstice 2003

The Solstice has passed, the year’s shortest diurn, So Earth starts a new year: light begins to return. The quick golden days dance a charming […]

June 25th, 2014 | Posted in General, Poetry