Tag: Wisdom Poetry

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 […]

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. […]

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. 

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 […]

Neath a Fig Tree I Pray

See also: Pairidaēza Suite | Full Album & Poetry by Simon J. E. Drew A Sage, I meet upon this hill,We sit above the clouds.We pray beneath an ancient figAnd sing with heavenly crowds. And we are warmed by the Sun above,We’re held by Earth below,We hope to ne’er descend the depths,We seek to, wisdom, […]