Monday, October 18, 2010

Soaring

I saw it there
As we were driving by
The wings of an eagle
Taking flight into the sky

Carrying on its back
The souls that long and desire
To reach great heights
And soar ever higher

It flew into the clouds
Disappearing in a second too soon
In time it will ascend
And at night, neighbor with the moon

Only to reach its destination
And light up in the sun
Because the souls yearning for home
Have finally become one.

1 comment:

  1. Wow! There are so many dimensions to this poem and it can be interpreted in so many ways!

    You can soar and you can fly
    You can reach oh so high
    Don't wonder how, don't wonder why
    Just keep your eyes focused to the sky!

    Ha, that part just came to me :-)

    I really, really like this one a lot.

    Remember, it's not just those who are being carried by others or are being helped along who can soar, you can reach for the stars too! And you'll feel so much better about yourself because you worked so much harder than those who were "spoon fed"!

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