Syriac Ephrem

Make me formal,

    Syriac Ephrem,
        or keep me light,


nearly normal,

        barely bold,

    free of boast


and captious carp;

I ask you, harp

    of the Holy Ghost,

 

    Syriac Ephrem,

        saint of old,

        help me write.





Poetry by Thomas DeFreitas The PoetBay support member heart!
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Written on 2018-07-10 at 06:49

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Bibek
Reminds me of Dante's Invocations to the Muses & God! I like your work.
2018-07-13