Tag: Philosophical Poetry

Our Home on the Sand

See also: Our Home on the Sand | Full Album by Simon J. E. Drew I am the eye that looksout on THE ONE.  I am the mother who loves.I am the child who is loved. I am the father who protects.I am they who are protected. I am the sun that risesand the stars […]

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. […]

Tending to the Garden

See also: Pairidaēza Suite | Full Album & Poetry by Simon J. E. Drew Great is the bee whoTends well to his garden,He works all his life and yetNe’er does he harden. “What’s good for the beeMust be good for the hive,”That’s the motto he lives byThat keeps him alive. He knows what he doesAnd […]

A Gnostic Dream

See also: Pairidaēza Suite | Full Album & Poetry by Simon J. E. Drew A gnostic dream I dream tonight,Which guides my quill toward the lightAnd lifts my soul in fancy flight,This gnostic dream I dream tonight. And I have heard on down the vineThat dreams as these can bend the mind,Can whisper truths so […]