Saudade

Betaken I am, through the world's hapless trails each time when you rise; would my defence not contest. You walk me through a place too far, a time too long to quest yet only to you besorts, this sea that ardently hales. Begird may the stars be; they stand no host at you nor does [...]

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Sillage

As the jocund seconds flow through a sunken brine to an air rotten dark, amort and long-forgotten and I yearn to be tainted beneath mellow blue till none could catch a sound anymore till none could seek to heed the score.   I must soon leave this  baneful grave haunted by a more enduring sillage [...]

Into the woods 

Swoon'd, sedentary and still Ardently I remain'd for a while Inept to pull sight off Under a verdure-cloak'd roof Fie! My hackney'd study Where ennoble wits disembody Yield'd what a Delphic world said To regard only the Zion overhead Warbling breath of oaks rustling slow Evanesces hills of ache and woe Unclogg'd, hither a plethoric [...]