Below the blue ice shines, the clouds they form a heaven. Between the earth and stars the thin horizon line is endless. Before watchful eyes we wander both near and yet so far. From the highest perch we watch ourselves and wonder who we are. To let go and trust our destiny in the Divine's … Continue reading In The Heart of Every Man
Sweet sailing high-tide sky, Swimming eyes see the heart tremble. A morning murmuration of starlings Swirl an embrace of coffee clouds. She awakens, half a world away To angel song, singing her soul. I will never know this wonder, To see her eyes open, and her shine Fall through the years of pain Finally over; … Continue reading In Her Smile My Dreams Are Born.
small bird blessed upon the garden wall calls your name, mine also. in the morning's yellow light the snow has thawed. you say goodbye, the bird hello, a chyak-chyak call, through winter's hold we wait. © phillip mellor 2015
Here you are again between the night and the razor blade; The unconscious beating brain bargaining with the morning. Your hands are so empty they may as well be called space, They are clawing at the pillow beside you in the early rays. No haste in waking, yet knowing the time is now you pace … Continue reading By Grace We Go, By Flesh We Stay
Tip out every last drop of me Fill me up with you. Take my name and cast it out Upon your great seas. For I am nothing but blue. Dissolve my want and needs, Evaporate them in your sun; Shine in my heart today And in the hearts of everyone. © Phillip Mellor 2015
In the fields darkness falls The cawing crow calls the moon Alive with elation dreams. Gone all too soon The dance of the wind Before we begin To reach the temple; Where love is blooming In the shadows By the alter Inside my soul. She worships you Long and whole Billowing bright She bridges the … Continue reading Forever Springs
It's late in the day and the sun is nodding, The moon is waking for her day. Somewhere my baby's plane is flying home. And I am here, soft wind blowing gently on my hands. In my eyes memory's pass like shadows across the sun. I remember all those days we swore our hearts would … Continue reading To Kingdom Come
She whispered on the wind her sweet knowing That they would always be in love no matter what life threw at them. God knows it had driven her to her knees so many times And he himself had been broken by it. Yet he had made a sacred vow inside his heart a long time … Continue reading The Prince and The Queen