Augustine Tagaste

Author of Poetry and Prose

Human by Numbers

Numbers I resist Refusing to be one Stuck on a list Humanity gone   Cynical category I am not More to my story Essence brought   Neither ethnicity My only … Continue reading

July 28, 2017 · 4 Comments

Triste Borincano

Lamentando mí pena Pobre victima Tocando plena Mi encíclica   Tengo para beber No para vivir Deje de leer Deje de sentir   Vida multicolor Esclavo dormido Ignorando dolor Olvidando … Continue reading

July 27, 2017 · Leave a comment

Each A King

Passions run cold Lost our wonder Arrogant and bold Life we plunder   Thoughts swim shallow Appearance our truth Fields gone fallow In vanity subdued   Life a measurement Prices … Continue reading

July 8, 2017 · 1 Comment

Stoicheia

Holy is the wind Breath that blows A feeling from Him Carries all He knows   Holy is the rain The world it bathes Soothing our pain Passions it tames … Continue reading

June 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

Life Confession

Each breath felt Heavy my chest Weak I knelt Seeking to rest   This tired imp Soul wore out Spirit went limp Life in doubt   Face on the floor … Continue reading

June 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Con Brio

Each raindrop A kiss From atop Earthly gift   Mind inspired Heart inflamed Love desired Life your name   Source of me Made alive Queen of we Pride mine   … Continue reading

May 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Bantam

Bottom looking up All above me Under the dust Particle unseen   By His breath Gently propelled Rising instead Above earthly hell   His absence Damnation defined Soul in transit … Continue reading

May 30, 2017 · Leave a comment

Dandelion

Humble brother Sister contrite No better other In my sight   Smallest of these Greatest of us You I seek Held above   Prince in shackles Pauper in silk Devil … Continue reading

May 23, 2017 · 1 Comment

Beyond Conditioning

Born in Prison Unable to feel Constricted reason Reality unreal   Soul denied Mind chained Passion they bind Heart pained   Love forgot Let me breathe Stifled thought Set me … Continue reading

May 21, 2017 · Leave a comment