Milky_Way_Night_Sky_Black_Rock_Desert_NevadaIt’s been said before.
It happens to all.

Down in that gutter – a moment of clarity
begins to ignite.

All hope’s not lost.
We strain to look up.

Those dazzling pinpoints
pierce the sky.

It starts there.
And we begin to climb.




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21 thoughts on “Wilde-eyed”

  1. And climb until we reach them.. or higher!

  2. tinsenpup says:

    Ah tenacious hope; beautifully put. Great job!

  3. Stacie says:

    Such a beautifully written message of hope.

  4. Natalie DeYoung says:

    I like the idea of dreams starting there…

  5. Christine says:

    Wonderful, hopeful poem. I love how you ended it! Thanks so much for joining the gargleblaster fun!

  6. tnkerr says:

    Most optimistic.Nice

  7. Suzanne says:

    Lovely! And those last two stanzas are inspiring. 🙂

    1. I hope they can inspire us all 🙂

  8. Ben says:

    Nice writing!

  9. I like how it ended. So we climb!

  10. Sam Merel says:

    Wow, nice. I love the hope in this.

    1. Thanks 🙂 There’s always hope

  11. Love the heavenly hope in this.

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