By the trident of Poseidon struck upon the rocky froth does a pure and bubbling spring now dance and issue forth! Lord of nymphs of springs they arise at your command and issuing bubbling cataracts upon the thirsty land. The briny ocean’s salt does not touch these spirits fair; for this god of cooling springsContinue reading “Poseidon Nymphagetes”
All honors are due to Poseidon Dêlios, who raised the sacred island from the sea. Without that holy place of sight the world would lack prophecy. Great god of the ocean foresaw a failing of mortal thought: that to externalize in law would distinguish might from ought. The insight that we lack is within theContinue reading “Poseidon Dêlios”
Beneath the rumble and the roar of the pounding surf upon the shore, Between the buckling, yawning pits of the heaving solid ground, Beyond every mortal thought and counted breath of life’s short thread, Poseidon waits in the silence mysteries in hand.
Dark and murky lord of depths what secrets furrow your brow? What mysteries must you bear deep in the depths of your heart? The unfathomable depths hold treasure untold lost by frail mortals whose deeds are unknown. Into your deep lies much that is hidden but there is no darkness nor silt nor turbulent brineContinue reading “Poseidon Skotitas”
So too must I acknowledge Poseidon Labrandeus: layer of waste, fount of fury, bringer of flood and shaker of the earth. Labrandeus Poseidon who brought Polybotes low and cast rocky Kos upon his brow. Summoner of Ketos to bring destruction and teach that hubris serves no function. The centaurs and Trojans knew his wrath asContinue reading “Poseidon Labrandeus”