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  Higher Ground
by J. Allen Wilson
Monday, May 30, 2005
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Photo taken today in the Cemetery while visiting the fallen Soldiers of our past.

* Note...photo was resized, therefore rendering it too small to see...it depicts a woman clinging to a cross as the sun breaks through the darkness...anyone who would like to see the photo in its proper size can email me at Jallenwilsonsr.aol.com...thanks


Higher Ground


 

 

 

Through the darkness and into the light.

Past snares and burdens of dismal plight.

Journeys anew against all odds,

Seeking final truth in the face of God.

Faltering steps retraced along the way,

Giving sight unto the price paid.

For over rock and trail

 And through the dark valley of man's personal hell,

Silent souls cling suffering to self…

Losing sight from whence cometh their help.

Never once looking to Him on high,

Seeking now only solace… in the absence of time.

Yet true peace can only be found,

When one loses oneself to seek higher ground.

Therefore, look on high, and to the cross do cling

For by Him, comes thy salvation

And chance unto glory to sing.

 

J. Allen Wilson © 2005


 

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Reviewed by The Smoking Poet 6/29/2005
Perhaps the hardest lesson to learn... to let go... to trust and have faith...
Reviewed by Aberjhani 5/31/2005
A beautiful psalm on the strength and glory of faith embraced. Enjoyed it very much.
Reviewed by m j hollingshead 5/31/2005
nicely done
Reviewed by Marjorie Coogle (Reader) 5/31/2005
Lovely.
Marjorie
Reviewed by E T Waldron 5/30/2005
Splendid work once again Allen! The photo is awesome too!
Thanks for sharing!

Eileen
Reviewed by Ed Matlack 5/30/2005
The poem as always was quite excellent, but with regards the subject matter, well, you know me by now...LOL! Find peace friends Al & Leah, RUFUZ and ed

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Glimpse OF An Angel

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Before Darkness Falls

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