Augustus : Writing

The Tombstone of Time

The Tombstone of Time

A Poem by Augustus


These were the meadows where I playedThe grass was tall, the grass was greenAnd on the singing breeze it swayedWhen years were chaste and days sereneT..
Entrapment

Entrapment

A Poem by Augustus


A veil of brambles eclipses the sunMy frantic clawing dies in crimson handsThe moon is strangled as cold Night commands.On charred embers of Hope I bl..
We LIKE and we SHARE

We LIKE and we SHARE

A Poem by Augustus


This is what most of us do on Facebook
She breathes; the roses smile

She breathes; the roses smile

A Poem by Augustus


She breathes; the roses smileHer lashes flutterI stay entranced; No thoughts,No words to utterShe is; the sky is blueAnd the sun must shineI know that..
Bifrost

Bifrost

A Poem by Augustus


Yes, dreams are made of molten silkFor passions burn though love is softFor pleasures of a tender ilkThe battle horn is held aloftBut why the thirst, ..
Trepidation

Trepidation

A Poem by Augustus


The neck of Time is grasped by iron clawsThe seconds choke and gasp in winter's heartThe ice of long dead futures never thawsIt is my lot to court the..
Autumn's Kiss

Autumn's Kiss

A Poem by Augustus


The sun's warmth slowly meltsIn Autumn's chillIn pale gold hazy beltsOver the hillThe green leaves swiftly flyTo mother EarthIn golden hearts to spyDr..
Snow

Snow

A Poem by Augustus


This is my first experience of Snow. This happened in March 2011, in Tokyo, Japan.
Hemlock

Hemlock

A Poem by Augustus


The crystal chalice filled with liquid DeathBeckons to have a drink: one last embraceOne last adieu to Earth, one final breathThe labors end in silent..
On Yanni's "Nightingale"

On Yanni's "Nightingale"

A Poem by Augustus


Inspired by the beautiful piece of music created by Yanni and performed at the Forbidden City in China. Part of the Album called "Tribute".