Category Archives: David Scanlon

Poems written by David Scanlon

FROM DARKNESS TO LOVE

The ringing sounds announced the decent;          From a familiar voice, which will not relent,          Came a heralding into the open abyss.               Will it ever close, even with hopes kiss? You spoke and took me to a … Continue reading

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WORDS SHAPE THE LANGUAGE OF LOVE

Words are what separate us But words are what join us, in our joyful goings-on; In our languages of living we Allow the plurality of our words to intrude upon joy. Words hold within ‘her’ magic, Words she chooses to … Continue reading

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FINDING HER WAY

I played when I should play, I laughed when I should laugh, & I loved when I should love. Finding a way to see came later.

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DETERMINATION – निश्चय

For many nights Darkness bathed, Reddened by day Amber dusk fades; Stars sky of light Hazy and unclear, Swimming sighs Moon now steers!

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THE WAY IT IS: OUR VOCATION

With thanks to William Stafford “Your job is to find what the world is trying to be.” Of time and place there is nothing better Than to absorb tenderly her offering, which Transforms with the light in a soundscape Of … Continue reading

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