Page: Profile: Poetry
||Total Views: 12,024,466
VxPoem ID: 16582
Posted: September 28th. 2005 12:07:31 AM
by Michelle J. (Sorcha)
Age Group: Adult
When at last I close my eyes
and shed my fleshy shell
I will fly through cold night
landing a silver robed cog
in Merlin's Giant's Dance
I will fuse with Celtic hanging stones
tattoo my face with runic symbols
quarry new limbs
set my beating clock again
finding equinox and solstice
My tongue will stay clipped to secrets
the code unknown except
by hooded worshipers
who slip through waves of moonlight
and come to my pagan cathedral
in praise of a faceless god
I will stand beyond mortality
the confusion of ages
dark stonehenge of beauty
Author's Notes: This was written as an epitaph for myself long ago before I'd found my way to this pagan path, but my spirit was crying out for it...
Author's Location: Greenville, North Carolina
More Poems: Michelle J. (Sorcha) has posted 2 additional poems- View them?
Author's Profile: To learn more about Michelle J. (Sorcha) - Click HERE
Contact Me Via Email...
Email Invites Note: No, I have not opted to receive Pagan Invites! Please don't send me anonymous invites to groups, sales and events.
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
Web Site Content (including: text - graphics - html - look & feel)
Copyright 1997-2015 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.