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Th’ Bend o’ th’ Bow

Tis a battle o‘  th’ jade an’ blue cerulean sea. Tis a battle o’ bone an’ tissue An’ th’ constant struggle tae stay afloat. Tis th’ coming o’ Wormwood An’ th’ sorrows he shall bring. We await Th’ bitter taste … Continue reading

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Th’ Scion o’ th’ Deep

Deliver us o’ master o’ th’ deep smite tha’ wicked watery beastly demon take ‘er doon tae tha’ bottomless calderon where th’ evil ones dae dwell Keep thaim safely bound wi’ chains and ankored tae th’ stones o’ perdition far … Continue reading

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A Fragile Sleep Outside the Shores of Eden

Wha’ a tundrous soun’ is  th’ soun’ o’ breathin’ Wha’ a shower o’ light th’ stars can bring tae th’ deep sleepin luna. Tha’ silen’ wave o’ weariness, Tae heavy tae be called sleep Leaves th’ ashen dreams tae turn … Continue reading

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The One World

Aroun’ th’ point an’ beyon’ th’ breaks, mindful o’ th’ corals an’ th’ rips, stay above th’ sandy shoals, th’  weary lads mus’ tack. Intae th’ win’ an’ intae th’ bay, Then drop th’ ankor stone. Find sweet water flowing … Continue reading

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The Dark Blue Seas

Whe’ th’ clouds in thyne eyes an’  th’  scales oan thy lense fall tae th’  deck lik’ tears, further be th’ horizon in th’ sinking o th’ hert. Na congers tae net, only hawp ‘n’ despair tae fill yer plate. … Continue reading

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Th’ Banks o’ Pison

Th’ day o’ th’ Laird is nigh when nae man wull be spared. Today is th’ day o’ th’ last sunrise, the last breath we tak’. At th’ mercy o’ Undine, Under th’ hateful glare O’ Kulkuklan, th’ feathered serpent … Continue reading

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Th’ Myth o’ th’ Homeland

Tha’  first glimpse intae th’ valley o’ giants, O’  th’  universe found on a blade o’ grass, Tis th’ Muses o’ th’ Lower World, an’ their singings, inviting yee tae meet th’  basalt  teeth on th’ shores o’ th’ land … Continue reading

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Anodyne

Near th’ gairdens o’ guid an’ evil, Near th’ open plains of myth an’ legend, By th’ shadowed glen o’ breath an’ sleep, Lay th’ footfalls o’ the mystic seek. Thare be wickedness in th’ wind, in th’ clouds below … Continue reading

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The Tempest

Lo an’ weep, for despair has set upon our sails. Th’ deepest shades below th’ wine-red sea Are cast upon our brow. Th’ men of sorrows with their Weathered faces before th’ wind, Beneath th’ clouds blackened by th’ Furies … Continue reading

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The Water’s Edge

Th’ tide hast cometh at last and spreads into th’ harbour. Now breech th’ tidal floor an’ Weigheth th’ anch’r stone, Yon caravel hast been ballast’d Maketh free below th’ wat’r line An’  free thee from its sand‘s Kiss th’ … Continue reading

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