Subtle Reminder © Brad Cairns 3/09/16

I am quite often stunned at The cruelty of the mind. Am I dishonest with myself? Am I so blind? To the presence of God? The true light, Spark of eternity?   When I can, I breathe clean air Into my … Source: Subtle Reminder © Brad Cairns 3/09/16

Subtle Reminder © Brad Cairns 3/09/16

I am quite often stunned at The cruelty of the mind. Am I dishonest with myself? Am I so blind? To the presence of God? The true light, Spark of eternity?   When I can, I breathe clean air Into my soul. Healing despair. Is this my true role? How can it be? In such…

To The Lost © Brad Cairns 23/08/2016

So many things have seemingly all fallen down; The Queen of the muses with her fiery crown Is seen no more along ugly, bloodstained streets. Nor those strong, effective bastions of nobler principle… Source: To The Lost © Brad Cairns 23/08/2016

Trapped

  When did the Sun, That wondrous star in its blinding bloom, Slip into a night which cannot hide the gloom? I am tied into this stuff, Which in its nature, in itself, Could ne’er be enough To free me. I walk upon the blistered concrete; Streets full of people That never see me, With…

Restraint

  Do not restrain the yearning heart, Which strains itself to more impart, Itself into some woman’s bloom Which leads me to some unknown tomb. For crimes which only love permits, The naked goddess of beauty sits, Upon some lonely mountain side, Or in some lonely street thrown wide; Wide to life’s imperfect voice, The…