Augustine Tagaste

Author of Poetry and Prose

Failure Leads to Truth

The only way to truly understand life is to fail at it. – Augustine Tagaste  

September 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

Obsequium

Long Story Short The last time I felt human, St. John Chrysostom was refining his liturgy and there was only one Church. We were all just Christians back then, but … Continue reading

July 17, 2017 · Leave a 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

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

Faith Not Illusion

Bless the Lord Oh my soul Thy holy word From long ago   My heart’s wings Raise my spirit Your grace brings Our every gift   Sinner I am Less … Continue reading

May 15, 2017 · Leave a comment

My Arcadia

Air I breathe Pulse I feel Light I see Scents real   These from you Granted with love I hear truth Spoken from above   Hell your absence Loveless damnation … Continue reading

March 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Mama Mary

Perfect mother Vessel divine Above any other Pure and fine   Grand contribution In God’s service Immaculate Conception The Son is His   Gentle love Unconditional Guided from above By … Continue reading

February 11, 2017 · 1 Comment

Those Who Follow

Truth these days Elusive and distant Our spirit prays Despite resistance   Human is divine Kind God’s plan Him seek to find More than man   Follow the mother Perfect … Continue reading

February 9, 2017 · Leave a comment

Intervolve

There is a divine element to the universe in that life is more than what science defines. To be whole we need the factual and the mysterious, the logical and … Continue reading

February 26, 2015 · Leave a comment