Tag: Mystic Poetry

The Sun & I

See also: We, the Sun & I | Full Album and Poetry by Simon J. E. Drew When I rise in the darkness before the dawn, When I sit on a rock at the edge of a vast ocean that calls me,When I feel the sand washing away beneath my feet,When the crashing waves fill my heart […]

We

See also: We, the Sun & I | Full Album and Poetry by Simon J. E. Drew We look out, and we are looked upon.But always we. We see, and we are seen.But always we. We search, and we are searched.But always we.We find, and we are found.But always we.We listen, and we are listened to.But always […]

Pairidaēza Suite

See also: Pairidaēza Suite | Full Album & Poetry by Simon J. E. Drew The musician, like the poet, looks within and without, and tells the story of what he sees. The musician, like the seer, reveals unto the masses the secrets which were once hidden. The musician, like the philosopher, discovers the commonalities which […]

A Prophecy, Fulfilled

See also: Pairidaēza Suite | Full Album & Poetry by Simon J. E. Drew The Logos hath risen, The Word giveth light, It spreads out Its branchesBy day and by night. A blossoming wildflower Thy words hath become,And now, resurrected,They reach for the Sun. Such great understandingIs born of a seed,Not a shovel I’ve lifted,Yet, gold, I’ve received. […]

As Giants Sleep

See also: Pairidaēza Suite | Full Album & Poetry by Simon J. E. Drew Into darkness I settle As the ocean depths swell,Surrounded, yet cornered By creatures that dwell…  A terrible visionNow fills me with fear,For the fate of my people,Before me, appears…  What a horrid behemothMankind has become,For they’ve mocked what is perfect And, to evil, succumbed. […]

To the Distant Hills

See also: Pairidaēza Suite | Full Album & Poetry by Simon J. E. Drew The conscious being explores the garden which he sees, and when he has reached the limits of his exploration, he journeys to the distant hills of his own soul, even that he may explore the garden which he does not see.