VELVET. soft and smooth. Others find undescribable.

ASTRAEA. The 'Starry Maiden'. During the Golden Age, the gods dwelled among mankind. As the wickedness of mortals increased, she was the last to leave, returned to heaven and was transformed into the constellation Virgo. She is represented as holding a pair of scales in one hand and a sword in the other.

DIDO. Queen of Carthage, who fled from Tyre, established her own colony. She assisted Aeneas after he had been ship-wreched and fell inlove with him. When he left her to sail on to Italy, she killed herself.

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Velvet Astraea Dido Poems


leaves split, travel in light speed
as it hums a reflected bright beam
gushing lines in a heartbeat
it skips and serenades... more »


they are a pair
of unlikely butterflies
wings wide bright
cuddled in the night... more »


and the thunders roll under my feet
the ground jolted as the sky
trembled in deceit... more »

Velvet Astraea Dido Quotes

Comments about Velvet Astraea Dido

Candice Williams 26 Mar 2005 09:47
Poetically moving, gripping, enchanting, all in the telling of a feeling your expressing, or trying...... Just lovely work all in all. ^_^