George is an aspiring poet who has written quite a number of poems inspired by nature, science, philosophy and the spiritual aspects of life. He has studied eastern and western religions and associated philosophy for over 35 years and has practised various forms of Yoga and meditation. He is about to publish a book called The Seeds of Life - Poetry and Prose which is a collection of poems and some... more »
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George Krokos Poems
Universal Freedom Is......
Freedom from hunger and freedom from pain freedom from loss and so freedom from gain. Freedom to give and freedom to share freedom from want and that of despair.
Supply And Demand
There seems to be a universal law of supply and demand and all that’s truly had is in accordance with its command. Working in conjunction with the law of cause and effect it starts to really make some sense to all those who reflect.
With a warm and loving feeling deep in my heart I welcome you this moment right from the start. We haven't seen each other for such a long time I do hope you will appreciate hearing this rhyme.
Quatrain #263 - Love is.....
Sunset On The Beach
The sun was setting with all its power and glory on the horizon behind the sea as I stood there on the sand which lay along the water's edge.
Down Memory Lane
I went for a trip one day down memory lane and everything at first seemed to be quite plain but as I paid more attention there began to see certain things that I thought no longer could be.
The Sinking Ship
The ship is sinking and we all have to get out I wonder if there are enough life boats about, that are able to take us safely to the distant shore where we may live happily for a while once more.
A Creature Of Habit
You’ve become a creature of habit since coming into the world O man and so will evidently try to justify this condition as much as you can! There are so many things that you ignorantly or needlessly do now which prove to be of little or no benefit to you while here anyhow.
Early Prose: About Nature - A Waterfall
Prose: Achieving Your Goal
I look at you from every practical angle and the more I look at you the more I know. We speak to each other, share each other's feelings, live each other's fear; hate from another.
Quatrain #73 - Do not ever lose hope or....
Ode To The Rain
O rain, tear-like drops of almighty nature whenever you come falling down the earth tries to soak up the moisture as if it were all willing to drown.
Bitter conflict! The earth is crying blood Life is dying! People are turning against each other
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Universal Freedom Is......
Freedom from hunger and freedom from pain
freedom from loss and so freedom from gain.
Freedom to give and freedom to share
freedom from want and that of despair.
Freedom to think and freedom to know
freedom to achieve and freedom to grow.
Freedom from bondage and freedom of liberation
freedom from ignorance and any unknown situation.
Freedom to come and freedom to leave
freedom to stay and freedom to conceive.
Freedom from struggle and freedom of ease
freedom to enjoy and the capacity to please.
Freedom from failure and freedom of ...