Book

Dreams born of loose wills Chained to love, hate and silence Recalling our sight -EaglePoet 20170421 Advertisements

Sweeter than Honey

La vie est une fleur dont l’amour est le miel.  -Victor Hugo “Life is a flower of which love is the honey.”

Monsters

Demons from below Clasping our shaking ankles Singing tainted songs Violent charms made by sirens Destroying what we call joy -EaglePoet 20170418

An Age old Tale

“Maturity is when your world opens up and you realize that you are not the center of it.” -M.J. Croan

What is Success?

“Careers are a jungle gym, not a ladder.” -Sheryl Sandberg

Proceed with Caution

Vaut mieux prévenir que guérir.  “It is better to prevent than to heal.” -French proverb

Spring

Bitter winds cease All goes silent They watch They wait For the sun to rise “Bring us light.” They cry Hopeful their prayers were heard “I have come.” They hear from the clouds. The sun climbs from the deepest sea Going beyond the highest peak Warming our fleeting hearts Welcoming your arrival Oh glorious spring…

Change

A scholar who loves comfort is not fit to be called a scholar. – Confucius, Analects

To be Loved

Il n’y a qu’un bonheur dans la vie, c’est d’aimer et d’être aimé. “There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.” -George Sand  

Writing

Art crafted from words Breathing life into this page Reflecting my thoughts -EaglePoet 20170404

Brave and the Bold

There is no strong performance without a little fanaticism in the performer. -Ralph Waldo Emerson