Mark R. Elias
Hobbyist versifier from South Wales, UK
A world away from all the things
That keep us in the world,
I show my heart, now that my wings
I’ve timidly unfurled.
And from that heart I offer you
A prayer, a song, a rhyme,
And hope I stir in your heart too
The sacred and sublime. more »
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Quotationsmore quotations »
''For wounds not healed by Time or Nature, one should look to Literature.''Mark R. Elias
''In your study of truths should two collide, put down your books and go outside.''Mark R. Elias
''To always others please is a curable disease.''Mark R. Elias
''Mediocrity's a useful tool in the battle for our minds to rule.''Mark R. Elias
''What sets us over vermin is, at times, hard to determine.''Mark R. Elias
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