The One Who Would Be King

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Stargazer

Seeker of ageless wisdom

Earthbound spirit of potential majesty

Oppressed by only the failure to understand

Finally set free to ponder

Newfound belief

Uncaged

 

Awakened to a new universe of discovery

Immersed in limitless potential

Awestruck by it’s clarity

Crystalline

Simplicity defines bliss

A singular path to perfect awareness

Unfamiliar soil to acknowledge and appreciate

 

Nobility

Respect in abundance

Reverence to Gods and Goddesses alike

Stand aside; Make way for the One who would be King

Behold unassuming dignity and substance  

Borne of sheer gratitude

Freedom

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10 responses to “The One Who Would Be King

  1. John, this is a fabulous poem. I don’t know if you did it intentionally, the poem itself reads beautifully forwards as it does backwards line by line (this is kind of a line palindrome poem). When I read it forwards it speaks of the Stargazer, read backwards it defines a type of freedom that many seek. *Smiling* very impressive. Please take good care, and enjoy the rest of your week. ~ Mia

    • Thank you Mia. I did not recognize that but am completely stoked that it reads that way. I did not plan it, but do not believe in coincidence so perhaps the Deity’s mentioned were guiding the words a bit. A collaboration if you will. LOL

      The only design behind the words was to have 3 stanzas of 7 lines each in a sort of double helix DNA strand type pattern. I LOVE words, but also enjoy being visually creative as well from time to time.

      Thanks again for your very observant read and the follow as well. I hope you enjoy what you find here as I am sure to enjoy your creativity at Copper Cranes as well.

      • Thank you for a lovely reply. You’re so welcome John, it’s very exciting. Are there really any coincidences? I don’t think so, maybe happy accidents. 🙂 A wonderful collaboration! 😉 Why I decided to read it backwards…good question, I don’t make that a habit, lol. Thank you for your kindness and the follow as well. I look forward to reading many more of your post. Wishing you a wonderful evening.

      • No coincidences. You read it backwards because you were meant to. Thank you again for bringing my happy accident into the light. You have a wonderful evening as well.

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