RSS

Stephen G. Wessells

Lovelight

(excerpt)

As if the stars had left the skies
to sport like dolphins in your eyes,
something celestial in them rides
my rocky shores like ocean tides;

then let your love’s reflected light
kindle with tears my starless night,
and in their welling seas immerse
a new-created universe.

Listen here:

Biography

Stephen G. Wessells, a native of Richmond, Virginia, attended Guilford College and moved to Greensboro in 1975. He has written poetry for over forty years, and is dedicated to restoring formalism to respectability. Major influences include Ezra Pound and the Romantic poets.

 

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: