Soaring Around Heaven

Written by: James Tate


As I sail above green forests And ride jet streams on high seas, I gain speed like lightning. The earth loses its hold if you please. Finding myself wafted into heavens Angels touch my face. My soul soars past the man in the moon Itinerating through ethereal space. I drink nectar from the Big Dipper, Whirling planets crook their fingers. Voices whisper encouragement As the great Northern Star lingers. The epitome of aspiration in eternity. O, how sweet is heaven’s victory!
James E. Tate