Page: Profile: Poetry
||Total Views: 12,672,625
VxPoem ID: 31822
Posted: January 29th. 2008 1:58:55 AM
Tomorrow Will Be Coming
by Katessa Harkey
Age Group: Adult
By brier thorn and painted leaf
and busheled golden harvest sheaf
the land will mourn Her fallen Sun
and weep wet tears when summer's done.
The roots drink deep, their growth to keep,
but taste of death upon their tongues.
The barley's reaped, the pyre's heaped
while all the world prepares to sleep;
yes, all the world prepares to sleep.
By leaf and sheaf and sacrificed priest
behold the first taste of the dawn!
Erase the fear to hold it dear
and know the power of the feast,
the beauty of a sweet release.
For love of life, the passing on.
Carve a gourd to light the ways, and
call the spirits, "Be our guides!"
Forward through the end of days
beyond the western rolling tides.
Where King and Queen enthroned in peace
away the boat to take our hands.
Beyond abyss on hope we stand.
Past the guard on hope we stand.
For love and life and coming dawn,
the journey Tetragrammaton.
Author's Location: Portland, Oregon
More Poems: Katessa Harkey has posted 3 additional poems- View them?
Author's Profile: To learn more about Katessa Harkey - Click HERE
Contact Me Via Email...
Email Invites Note: Yes! I have opted to receive invites to Pagan events, groups, and commercial sales
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 1997-2016 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.