Your browser does not support script



Missouri

Hot Sections...

  Loc. News 0
  Events 676
  Poetry 257

Personals...

  Adults 314
  Military 9
  Teens 11
  New Posts 3

Groups/Orgs...

  Adult 34
  Family 19
  Teen 3
  College 3
  Military 3
  Recovery 0

  Clergy 36

  Shops 10

  Services 48

  Notices 49

Local Web...

  EGroups 6
  Resources 0
  Activists 0

Total Area Resources
1,481

Sponsors 18








 Page: Profile: Poetry   Total Views: 10,223,825  



Poem Specs

VxPoem ID: 23247

Category:
pagan_spirituality

Posted: July 25th. 2006 7:07:58 PM

Views: 1040

Scrying II (The Reflection)

by Dalhanahue

Age Group: Adult



Try as she might the young witch could not sleep
Truth was hidden in the mysteries too deep
The mirror had shown her a chilling sight
Leaving her cold and alone in the night

Sitting up straight she looked into the flame
Tended the fire then sat with crossed legs
Aligning her spine and closing her eyes
She lifted her chin up toward the sky

Above her dark blue below her bright green
Yellow red flames under silver moon beams
She took a deep breath and exhaled real slow
As she recalled what the mirror had shown

It was vague at first then vivid as day
The well, the wine, the whole vision replayed
It looped in her mind as she gazed forward
Partly intrigued partly filled with horror

Frustrated and drained and angry as well
The answer she knew only time would tell
Apparently she was not meant to know
At this moment what her future would hold

She asked why then she’d seen what she had seen
If not to discover what it could mean
Now was a new thought that picked at her brain
Had it all been a waste? Or just a game?

Then out of the clamor that clouded her mind
Escaped a though that began to unwind
Just when she thought she was losing it all
Small droplets of answers started to fall

Perhaps not a key to the vision she’d seen
But non the less it was still a good lead
She’d thought of the task she’d performed that night
Focusing on the act and not the sight

When one scries just what is it that they do?
We look through the reflection not into
We try to peer underneath what we see
Through our reflections our answers we reach

To see our future we take from the past
Old knowledge gives way to what has not passed
The young witch had learned a new mystery to life
There is always more behind what we see when we scry.




Author's Notes: I've always fancied longer poems and this one turned out to be just that so I chopped it in half and made it into two parts. They can be read together as one or apart from another and still hold their own. This is Part Two.


Author's Location: Nixa, Missouri
More Poems: Dalhanahue has posted 16 additional poems- View them?
Author's Profile: To learn more about Dalhanahue - Click HERE
Contact Me Via Email...

Email Invites Note: Yes! I have opted to receive invites to Pagan events, groups, and commercial sales

To send a private email message to Dalhanahue...

Disclaimer: The Witches' Voice inc does not verify the accuracy of the details stated in this listing, nor do we vouch for the value of the goods or services presented here... As with all contacts and financial dealings in cyberspace, we encourage you to use caution and wisdom in your dealings with strangers.

Political Statements: Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren's Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches' Voice, Inc. TWV is a non-profit, non-partisan educational organization.


State/Country flags created by 3dflags.com and are used with permission

Pagan Essays
1996-2014





Pagan Web
8,000 Links





Pagan Groups
Local Covens etc.





Pagan/Witch
80,000 Profiles














Home - TWV Logos - Email US - Privacy
News and Information

Chapters: Pagan/Heathen Basics - Pagan BOOKS - Traditions, Paths & Religions - Popular Pagan Holidays - TV & Movies - Cats of the Craft - Festival Reviews - Festival Tips - White Pages (Resources) - Issues/Concerns - West Memphis 3 - Witch Hunts - Pagan Protection Tips - Healing Planet Earth

Your Voices: Adult Essays - Young Pagan Essays - Pagan Perspectives (On Hold) - WitchWars: Fire in the Craft - Gay Pagan - Pagan Parenting - Military - Pagan Passages

Pagan Music: Pagan Musicians - Bardic Circle at WitchVox - Free Music from TWV

Vox Central: About TWV - Wren: Words, Wrants and Wramblings - Guest Rants - Past Surveys - A Quest for Unity

Weekly Updates: Click HERE for an index of our weekly updates for the past 6 years

W.O.T.W. - World-Wide Networking

Your Town: A Link to YOUR Area Page (The largest listing of Witches, Pagans, Heathens and Wiccans on the Planet)

VoxLinks: The Pagan Web: 8,000 Listings

Your Witchvox Account: Log in Now - Create New Account - Request New Password - Log in Problems

Personal Listings: Pagan Clergy in Your Town - Adult Pagans - Young Pagans - Military Pagans

Events: Circles, Gatherings, Workshops & Festivals

Covens/Groups/Orgs: Local Groups Main Page

Other LOCAL Resources: Local Shops - Regional Sites - Local Notices - Global/National Notices - Local Skills & Services - Local Egroups - Political Freedom Fighters

Pagan Shopping: Online Shops Index - Original Crafters Sites - Auction Sites - Pagan Wholesalers - Pagan Local Shops



Web Site Content (including: text - graphics - html - look & feel)
Copyright 1997-2014 The Witches' Voice Inc. All rights reserved
Note: Authors & Artists retain the copyright for their work(s) on this website.
Unauthorized reproduction without prior permission is a violation of copyright laws.

Website structure, evolution and php coding by Fritz Jung on a Macintosh G5.

Any and all personal political opinions expressed in the public listing sections (including, but not restricted to, personals, events, groups, shops, Wren’s Nest, etc.) are solely those of the author(s) and do not reflect the opinion of The Witches’ Voice, Inc. TWV is a nonprofit, nonpartisan educational organization.

Sponsorship: Visit the Witches' Voice Sponsor Page for info on how you
can help support this Community Resource. Donations ARE Tax Deductible.
The Witches' Voice carries a 501(c)(3) certificate and a Federal Tax ID.

Mail Us: The Witches' Voice Inc., P.O. Box 341018, Tampa, Florida 33694-1018 U.S.A.
Log in...

Your Email:


Password:


Stay In?

Create Account

GET Password

GET Help

Poem Search







VoxLinks:

The Pagan Web

Listings:

3,589