slip into wonder

By DIATRICUS

I cannot help but
slip into wonder

anon the breathless, callous daring
out from heaven once called
and culled
and felled
and dreamt
and spent
with sharp talon --
your very being
synchronous with beauty

walk with me awhile

share your delightful insight
that I might feed on purity
itself

question be my utility
absent of humility, just once more
I beg of thee

present the charm, and
its sister, notion
that I might drink on wisdom
itself

walk with me awhile
as I slip...

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© 2008 DIATRICUS
Published on Wednesday, August 13, 2008.     Filed under: "Poetry"
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  • Kittykat On Saturday, October 2, 2010, Kittykat (37)By person wrote:

    Love this write. It seems like an angel or other being not from this world is searching for truth like us. Reads like it should be in a song. I will return often to read this one. Blessed Be

  • DIATRICUS On Sunday, October 3, 2010, DIATRICUS (67)By person wrote:

    Thank you for your kind words! And yes, this will be on my upcoming album...

  • Solace On Thursday, August 21, 2008, Solace (1088)By person wrote:

    ...from the rivers of Aganippe. so it truly ends for me. fantastic short piece.

  • RubyXero On Wednesday, August 13, 2008, RubyXero (613)By person wrote:

    absolutely breathtakingly dark, and enticing. lovely.

  • Mistress Shadow On Wednesday, August 13, 2008, Mistress Shadow (263)By person wrote:

    One of the few things I have learnt of the past few months is the power of curiosity. This has personified it wonderfully. ~T

  • urbanhumility On Wednesday, August 13, 2008, urbanhumility (1253)By person wrote:

    articulate......intelligent.......well done.........urban

  • A former member wrote: This, for me, gave expression to that ineffable quality that pervades the beloved... that quality of being that captivates, that makes the beloved, beloved. very nice... and thanks.

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