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