Dionysius Periegesis #Haiku #Poetry

A haiku written by Lee Sonogan


The fifth-century Greek writer we know as Dionysius the Areopagite once said that as he grew older and wiser his books got shorter and shorter. Anonymous

Hexameter verse,

Platonic Areopagite,

Onomastic tierce.

(periḗgēsis, “the action of being shown around, as by a guide (chiefly in the titles of works)”), from Ancient Greek περι- (peri-, “peri-, prefix meaning ‘around, surrounding’”) + ἥγησις (hḗgēsis, “command, leading”) – wiktionary.com




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