GinNie Tanner Smith

Rookie (1948 / Seymor, Indiana)

Among The Stars


There; among the beauty of the stars lay a vision of heaven,
as per our limited perception and definition,
for we tend to see only within the span of our reach;
The heavens are mysterious, vast and awe inspiring,
much like a fervent believer's faith and position,
Beckoning points of light shimmer from the darkness,
angels, perhaps in a poetic mind, guiding us to contrition,
Lends inspiration to our hearts and souls longing to be,
part of the magnificence of God's family and creation;
The freedom of winged celestial bodies and infinite space,
from the earth-bound fears and self-made constriction;
There; among the beauty of the stars lay a vision of heaven.

Submitted: Sunday, March 17, 2013
Edited: Monday, March 18, 2013

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The beauty of faith...perhaps.

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Among the Stars
Gin-Nie Tanner Smith, August 28,2009, Copy Right 2009

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