Novae

Of a star so unimaginably distant
I know not how to behold her light

Of a heart so immeasurably near
I know not where to feel her rhythm

Of a star so infinitely crushed
I know not how to release her light

Of a heart so discretely braced
I know not how to salve her passion

Of a star so irresistibly ablaze
I know not how to shield myself

Of a heart so passionately aflame
I know not how to avert my gaze

Of a universe so seductively intended for……
Novae…..

Of a heart so exquisitely zoetic for…..
Love…..

I know how to cede
fervidly…..
willingly…..
effortlessly…..

I know…..

       (a ….. companion piece for ….. Stellaris)

Of Novae and Hearts

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56 thoughts on “Novae

  1. silentfingers says:

    Ah, it’s only morning here, and you already have filled my mind with such fine and eloquent words to carry, throughout the day. What a gorgeous poem, my friend! What flows in your ink is wonderful.
    *smiles*

  2. mj says:

    Amazing thought…. and wonderfully articulated. Truth is beautiful… and good beauty is full of truth. I love this pome!! 🙂

  3. Wow, this is stunning 🙂

  4. Heartafire says:

    Reblogged this on House of Heart.

  5. So delicate and gripping at the same time… Poignant and thrilling!
    Exquisite, my Friend!
    Happy, Thank You, More Please!
    Tomas

  6. Greg! This is so utterly beautiful!
    It made my heart dance – it is still a pouncing about. One of my (many) “obsessions” is white dwarf stars. This made me escape into my imagery of two dancing stars ready to collapse into one.

    Wonderful!

  7. Mysteriously Quiet says:

    Hi 😉
    I have nominated you for the VERY INSPIRING BLOGGER AWARD! Please click on the link to accept this award and check out the rules. CONGRATULATIONS!!
    http://dropsofink.com/2013/01/26/

  8. […] Thank you, https://memoirsofadragon.wordpress.com/, for your poetry and observations, and for the multiple times when your encouragement has lifted […]

  9. jrosenberry1 says:

    Hello there! I have nominated you for the VERY INSPIRING BLOGGER AWARD! If you are interested, please click on the link to accept this award and check out the rules. I understand how time-consuming it can be to accept these awards (!) but wanted you to know that your blog has inspired me. CONGRATULATIONS, and all the best to you. Jen
    http://jrosenberry1.wordpress.com/2013/01/27/woo-hoo/

    • Thank you..again! I am very humbled by your kind words and nomination, truly! I am still a bit shy, but slowly becoming a bit more bold, so I shall wait a bit longer before accepting! Again, thank you! 🙂
      Greg

  10. This is absolutely gorgeous Mr. Dragon. The emotions in your poetry were stunning, powerful and overwhelming to the point of making one breathless…..can’t put in words how much i loved this poetry.

    I know you are shy but i have nominated you for the Booker Award. You absolutely deserve it. Plz check my link here:http://drsuraiyanasim.wordpress.com/2013/01/15/the-booker-award/
    Congrats!!!!!

    • I am so thankful to know readers such as your self who ALSO inspire me to write through their incredible words! Thank you, thank you! I am still a bit shy, but becoming a bit bolder in my initial year of writing! So far, a journey filled with absolute wonderment! I shall wait a bit longer before accepting, if you don’t mind! 🙂
      Greg

  11. andersays says:

    my personal favorite of yours, very well done

  12. abitjuakali says:

    This is lovely, as is your blog theme. Dragons are a majestic creatures that inspire me often.

  13. This is so good my friend!! I love it’s simplicity, I love it’s huge emotion.. really good! ~ Jen

  14. dragonkatet says:

    Well-penned, my friend. Of course you know that dragons were birthed inside stars, too. There is a link, a bond, there, that cannot ever be severed. It’s why we spend so much time star-gazing – we commune with that part of ourselves and connect with the places from whence we came and will return to, in the end. 🙂

  15. My first read was wonderfully inspiring! Glad to be following. Cheers.

  16. Hira Nazir says:

    Hey Dragon, 😀
    I’ve nominated you for an award. Details could be checked here.
    http://hiranazir66.wordpress.com/2013/02/12/the-very-first-award-___/
    Cheers!

  17. Eva PoeteX. says:

    You are a very talented writer. I love the mysticism that is infused in all of your writings. 🙂 It’s a joy to read your work.

  18. you’re a blend of nature and mystic…. wrapped me up in stars……

  19. jrosenberry1 says:

    Ah, Carl! One of my favorites. 🙂

  20. husysweet says:

    Reblogged this on husysweet and commented:
    Superb.

  21. […] a…..companion to Novae […]

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