In The Heart of Every Man

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

In Her Smile My Dreams Are Born.

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

Beloved Prayer

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