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Anticipation
pleiades

Adeste Fideles!
Angels visit the earth
Announcing joyful news -
Arrival of the Child.
As shepherds leave their flock
Anticipation mounts.
Awestruck, the faithful come.

written December 25, 2016
for Andrea's 2nd Pleiades contest



(Adeste Fideles) reads as five on
the syllable counter here but only four on
how many syllables.com...Read More
Categories: adeste, christmas, joy, peace,
Form: Verse



Premium Member Adeste Fidelis
Adeste Fidelis

confused innocents of limbo,
the unbaptized babies,
ignorant of nonbelief,
denied the Divine countenance. 
What of them today?  Still floating?

Explain that.  Do I believe in the leader of
dark angels all muscle and teeth?
Father O’Neil and Sister Michael
say it’s a matter...Read More
Categories: adeste, discrimination,
Form: Free verse
The Man the Birds the Barn
   
The man I’m going to introduce was not a scrooge at all
He was kind and decent, mostly good, as I recall
Generous to his family, upright with fellow men
But all that incarnation stuff he just could not comprehend
And...Read More
Categories: adeste, christmas, spiritual, christmas, children, christmas, trust,
Form: Rhyme
Christmas Night
All is calm, it is Christmas night
Time almost still in reverence
Shutters pulled, streets empty, bare
A Holy silence reigning
Holding it's presence to celebrate a birth.

Panic over, presents exchanged
Fairy lights peep through drapes
Little ones tucked in - depleted
Weary Mums sleep in easy...Read More
Categories: adeste, nostalgiachristmas, christmas,
Form: Narrative