cronechronicler

Exploring the poetry of everyday life

Everyday Inspiration Day Fifteen: Take a Cue From an Author

on October 19, 2016

Astronomer Carl Sagan wrote,

“Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.”

It could be the most recent moon in the universe
Hiding behind a planet long known.

It might be the shy newly moved-in neighbor
Whose face lights up when I say hello.

The birth of a child whose promise spools forward
Teaches possibilities loving families provide.

The universe is a wide narrative awaiting me
To dip in my pen and write what I see.


4 responses to “Everyday Inspiration Day Fifteen: Take a Cue From an Author

  1. Arcane Owl says:

    Beautiful 🙂 I was very impressed and love your concluding lines. Have a great day!

  2. vivachange77 says:

    Thank you Ms.Owl. Have a good weekend. ❤

  3. Gorgeous, I love the idea of ‘promise spooling forward’, which I think is what your poem encapsulates.

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