Poetry

When Celtic Inspiration Strikes

This is what happens when I listen to Celtic music.

xo Jesi

*Also posted at The Well Tempered Bards

Beyond the Fog

By Jesi Scott

 

Find your way o’er enchanted seas

Loose the sail and catch the breeze

Bring your heart and bend the knee

Come and stay with me

 

Seize the day and make your start

Don’t be blinded by the dark

Stay the course, the fog will part

Come and claim my heart

 

In the earth, we’ll delight

We, the heavens will excite

Love is always our birthright

Dance with me tonight

 

Loose the sail and catch the breeze

Bring your heart and be at ease

Find your way and live care free

Come and stay with me

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.

6 Replies to “When Celtic Inspiration Strikes

    1. 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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