Tag Archives: Poetry

In Defense of Autumn

by Nicholas “The Bard” Andrea In this late, late autumn, a few withering, orangey-browning leaves and scarlet seedpods still cling to the ghosts of trees, as up above, a fog’s parting roving caresses the ridgeline it has smothered for days … Continue reading

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Advent

by Nicholas “The Bard” Andrea At Advent time, when so much of nature dies and most of the trees give up their leaves, only the evergreens remain fresh and alive – the pines, the laurels, the spruces, hollies, and cedars. … Continue reading

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Halloweening

by Nicholas “The Bard” Andrea How the silver moon, adorned by the twinkling stars, paints the clouds a ghostly periwinkle at their meeting place in this dark hour of the wee early morning; and, but a few quiet souls arise … Continue reading

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August Reflection

8/6/18 By Nicholas “The Bard” Andrea August, and the crepe myrtles with their hexagonal pods, hexagonal pods which some brilliant designer made long ago to hide a beautiful mystery, will soon become a celebration of pure white frills like the neckpieces … Continue reading

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Falleth The Snow

by Nicholas The Bard Andrea Falleth the snow, a crystalline blessing from the frosty sky, powdering the trees and rooftops, that sparkle in the early light; now swirls the North Wind amongst the falling flakes, who perform his invisible dance … Continue reading

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Moments

by Nicholas “The Bard” Andrea How do these moments dawn in a temporal world, for, when the sun sets everything stops and, I disappear, stolen even if just for a moment in which all drama and striving melts into an … Continue reading

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Evening, October 11th

Tonight, with the waning sun and chill air You beckon me to a place beyond myself Where your beauty becomes impossible to describe With Words – Memories from inspirations long ago come flooding back in As if ten years have … Continue reading

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Let Your Mind Die

by Nicholas “The Bard” Andrea Let your mind die into this let your concerns stay in the belly where they can digest into bliss – there’s no need to regurgitate old wounds just hear me, this: even when your instigator … Continue reading

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Who?

by Nicholas “The Bard” Andrea In this body looking back at me in that mirror writing these words – who?

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Be My Guest

by Nicholas “The Bard” Andrea I’m having a hard time trusting my passion this time – it’s led me astray so many times before; but, I will walk forward, anyway, tonight for life is an inside job that’s been waiting … Continue reading

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