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One Moment (reposted, revised), for contest
by Karla Dorman, The StormSpinner

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One year ago, February First, the Columbia Space Shuttle disintegrated on re-entry over clear blue Texas skies.

In Memory of the Columbia Seven--

Rick Husband
Laurel Clark
William McCool
Kalpana Chawla
David Brown
Michael Anderson
Ilan Ramon

My prayers and thoughts are with your families and loved ones.

Let us always remember and never forget. :(


They all dreamed of this moment
living out their hopes
their fantasies
working hard for this one moment
reaching ever higher
ignoring limits
defying gravity that bound them to the earth
they wanted one moment
just one bright shining moment
in time and space
they now dwell among the stars

When we turn our gaze skyward
toward the heavens
searching the stars
for answers about that moment
we may not have answers
but do not be sad
they're free to dance on the aurora borealis
they have endless moments
to soar through the universe
to touch God's face
please tell Him 'Hello' from us

(C) Copy written, 2003, Revised, 2004, by Karla Dorman.

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Reviewed by Simon Thurlow (Reader)
Poignant tribute
Reviewed by P. Michaels
Karla, this is a special tribute. My heart goes out to those who lost a loved ones that day.

Love, Patty
Reviewed by Tinka Boukes
Wonderful tribute Karla!!

Love Tinka
Reviewed by Regis Auffray
Great tribute. Timely reminder, Karla. Love and peace to you. Regis
Reviewed by Lady Peg (Reader)
Excellent Tribute......
Reviewed by E T Waldron
Karla thank you for sharing this glorious tribute. It is beautifully written,and so thoughtful of you!
Reviewed by Dee C.
Wonderful write Karla!
This was one moment when the world went silent...

Hugz
Dee
Reviewed by Ed Matlack
I had forgotten, I hate to say it, thank you for the wonderful tribute to that heroic crew...Ed & Rufuz
Reviewed by Floria Kelderhouse (Reader)
Very nice tribute Karla...wow..just one year ago?...time goes by fast..this was a nice reminder..touching..floria
Reviewed by Kate Clifford
Wonderful tribute. Thanks for the sharing!
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado
Wonderful tribute, Karla; I shall never forget the Brave Seven either! A horrible tragedy, indeed...Great write; well done!

(((HUGS))) and much love, your twin, Karen Lynn. :( >tears <
Reviewed by Mr. Ed
Fabulous tribute to those extremely heroic folks, Karla.

Thanks for reminding us - to never forget.
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