Join Free! | Login    
Happy 4th of July!
   Popular! Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry
Where Authors and Readers come together!


Featured Authors:  Richard Orey, iJames Steffes, iTony Bertot, iPhilip Hughes-Luing, iMandeep Khera, iDavid Seaburn, iBob Mitchley, i

  Home > Poetry > Poetry
Popular: Books, Stories, Articles, Poetry     

Erin E Kelly-Moen

· + Follow Me
· Contact Me
· Books
· Articles
· Poetry
· News
· Stories
· Blog
· 1,673 Titles
· 11,091 Reviews
· Save to My Library
· Share with Friends!
Member Since: Oct, 2002

Erin E Kelly-Moen, click here to update your pages on AuthorsDen.

Featured Book
by Tygo Lee

An entertaining and thought-provoking collection of magical feline fables...  
BookAds by Silver
Gold and Platinum Members

Books by Erin E Kelly-Moen
Contemporary Mind versus Classical Muse
by Erin E Kelly-Moen
Not rated by the Author.
Share   Print  Save   Follow
Recent poems by Erin E Kelly-Moen
•  Decomposing Crystal Ridge
•  Shallow Me Not
•  Copper Mountain's River
•  In a Poet's Eyes
•  The Meteorite and The Atom Bomb
           >> View all 1,663

The mind of Man magnificent begot
The Muses marvelous; no Gods of lore
As finely coutured melodious plot
Of mindly knots as Manís need to abjure

Early sense of defense against his mind.
Manned by kind, ungainly head, the dread
Of failure demised, unwise; intertwined
With Thenís beliefs. Relief of blame, instead

Of strength in width of mind, designed a plan
To fault blank moments of inner worlds seen;
Fright of delight in poetic might can
Distort the peace, musing, our minds demean.

Made Muse versus Manís mind, youíve forgotten,
Time grows and erases what once was when.

Erin Elizabeth Kelly-Moen
© Copyright 1/13/04†

Want to review or comment on this poem?
Click here to login!

Need a FREE Reader Membership?
Click here for your Membership!

Reviewed by Trish - The Trickster
Ain't that the truth.....exceptional write, and good morning to you too!
Reviewed by Debashish Haar (Reader)
Thought provoking write!
Reviewed by Ed Matlack
Well Erin, at first I saw the name of this poem and thought to myself I will have to open my dictionary again, LOL! Well I was certainly right, you always make me learn new words with your writes...may have to agree with Leland here as well...excellent Erin, thanks.
Peace, Ed & Rufuz
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
This warrants repeated readings and provokes a great deal of thought. Thank you for this offering, Erin. Love and peace, Regis.
Reviewed by Debra Brown (Reader)
Our creative mind conjures up such elaborate and beautiful explanations and justifications for its wanderings in its own echoing space. who can I blame if not my muse. lol, myself! horrors!
Great musings,erin.
Reviewed by Katy Walsvik
ok, sweet potato.. 6 readings! count em.. and I'm still convinced that what you wrote and what I absorbed may be very different.. ah well.. it spoke to me, though sometimes it spoke backwards... it had to, you see, because it is, to me, a journey back, then forward, then back again... The mind races ahead, then luxuriates in dwelling in the past, a place far too open to regret and to guilt.. we indulge ourselves to think that we can change or alter that which was... of course, we cannot... but the beauty and the wisdom that is our mind sometimes calls a halt and this minute, right now, becomes clear as crystal and we realize that forward is the only direction we have... and if we listen, we begin to move... glancing back is so human.. stepping into the future is where the real drama is... God, Erin.. this truly spoke to me but I can't be sure we wrote/read the same poem... I just know that this piece will last longer than the time it took to read it... Wonderful! love, katy xox.
Reviewed by A Serviceable Villain
Greatly enjoyed your poem - a fine work. Bravo!
Reviewed by Maria Lupinacci
Strong voice in this piece! And
I really like the title also.
It read like an incantation,
very cool!

Reviewed by Christine Morell
Many layers and worth many reads, Erin. Excellent.
Reviewed by Floria Kelderhouse (Reader)
Wow Erin...I had to read this over a few times...well done girl...floria
Reviewed by Andy Turner (Reader)
Opp's forgot what you said
Reviewed by Kate Clifford
Excellent write!
Reviewed by Leland Waldrip
Some fine phrases got me going again. I think I stumbled to understanding.
Best regards,
Popular Poetry (Poetry)
  1.  Little Voices
  2.  Another Poem of Love
  3.  Self-Worth Surrendered
  4.  As Poets
  5.  'The real me'
  6.  I Whisper Your Name
  7.  My Hands
  8.  Hands of Choice
  9.  Shadow Passes - Light Remains
  10.  The Beach

From Darkness to Light (ebook) by Audrey Coatesworth

From Darkness to Light is a collection of poems by Dr Audrey Coatesworth. They have a common theme, suffering illness, pain...  
BookAds by Silver, Gold and Platinum Members

Authors alphabetically: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

Featured Authors | New to AuthorsDen? | Add AuthorsDen to your Site
Share AD with your friends | Need Help? | About us

Problem with this page?   Report it to AuthorsDen
© AuthorsDen, Inc. All rights reserved.