Augustine Tagaste

Author of Poetry and Prose

I the Ant

A dream am I Bound by reality Superhuman guy Hiding in conformity   Inside a king Outside a pauper Angels sing As I hover   This we believe Ourselves over … Continue reading

September 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

Catechesis In Vita

I thought myself The handsomest Above all else The smartest   Swimming in arrogance Bathing in vanity With greatness blessed Genius insanity   My lesson to fall Fail and crumble … Continue reading

September 26, 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

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

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