Owain Glyn

Among The Stars - Poem by Owain Glyn

When I have gone, please do not cry,
Shed not a single tear.
Do not ask the question, why?
Or harbor any fear.

For I shall soar, above the clouds,
And tread the Milky Way.
Cast off these tiresome earthly shrouds,
Among the stars to play.

These jewels that light up the sky,
Shall be my resting place.
With silken wings, I'll learn to fly,
A smile upon my face.

The only legacy I leave,
Are these few words I write,
So, please, I beg you, do not grieve,
I go to join the light.
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Owain Glyn

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Notes for the journey ahead.

Comments about Among The Stars by Owain Glyn

  • Rookie - 481 Points Danny Draper (6/12/2013 6:55:00 AM)

    Ascended like a will o the wisp a fine piece with classical styling. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 11,685 Points Hazel Durham (6/2/2013 10:15:00 AM)

    Great lines, with the wonder of the skies above, to have so much fun! (Report) Reply

  • Silver Star - 4,111 Points S.zaynub Kamoonpuri (6/1/2013 1:20:00 AM)

    Aha dats a marvelous starry poem! Your words esp if yor flow is so fine will continue to shine n sparkle poet. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 4,717 Points Valerie Dohren (5/31/2013 10:55:00 AM)

    A lovely poem Owain, very well written and rhymed as always. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,298 Points Tarobinson1103@gmail.com Robinson (5/28/2013 4:45:00 AM)

    A light hearted poem. Enjoyed. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Monday, May 27, 2013

Poem Edited: Thursday, November 12, 2015

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