Treasure Island

Andrew Hinton

(1993 / Massachusetts)

Stars


Moonlight shining thicker than a blanket of snow upon the grass.
Meeting the dark shadows in stark contrast.

An obsidian expanse glitters like a child's sweet innocent eye.
'Adventures await, ' The stars whisper as I lie.

And yet I know there is far more to the sky than what little I see.
Like the night sky, I only see a limited reality.

But with every precious breath that my Creator supply,
I know among the stars one day I will fly.

Submitted: Wednesday, June 26, 2013
Edited: Saturday, June 29, 2013
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A short poem I made to glorify God. Drew inspiration from a particularly beautiful night.

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