When Celtic Inspiration Strikes

Jesi Kay

Jesi Kay, poet and aspiring novelist, was born in the Texas panhandle where wide skies, lazy summer days, and rolling thunderstorms sparked her imagination and left lasting memories in her blood. An early reader, poetry and mythology were her passions. So much so that when she was ten years old her step-father gave her his college mythology textbooks to read, which were full of classic poetry and more than enough tales to fill her romantic and inquisitive nature. Jesi loves reading, art, going to the theater, the romanticism of the Victorian era (but not the missing conveniences of indoor plumbing and central air conditioning), running when the heat and humidity cooperate, and cold weather so she can wear her favorite boots and knitwear. Also, she still has those college mythology textbooks, a little worse for wear over time but still intact and telling their stories to her. Jesi is a contributor at The Well Tempered Bards blog and at www.octpowrimo.com.

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6 Responses

  1. valj2750 says:

    This is a wonderful poem. Celtic music is from angels and muses.

  2. bobcabkings says:

    How nice to be reading this lovely thing twice this morning. Thanks

  3. Lizzi says:

    Ohhhh lovely rhythm to this one – so bright and happy 🙂 Love it.

    • Jesi says:

      This is where I got the rhythm from. I couldn’t help it. I kept hearing this music and making my own lyrics which are more about anyone (man or woman) rising up and reaching for their dreams with me. And I love the girl in green in the video.
      https://youtu.be/dhW1mh7U6-U

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