Get Your Premium Membership

Standing At The Mountain

Standing at The Mountain There stood the great mountain— A Sisyphean challenge; A Job’s journey; A deferred dream’s destiny; Indeed, a Draconian feat. But there also stood the dreaming King; Tutored prodigy of the King of Kings; With eyes stayed on the prize, He smiled at death with God sent eyes. Yes, the King is dead But we’re looking ahead! We are the dream’s vision; Our children—its reality; Jacob’s ladder rises before us; Let’s get to climbing! “Only the dreamer dies…”

Copyright © | Year Posted 2017

Post Comments

Poetrysoup is an environment of encouragement and growth so only provide specific positive comments that indicate what you appreciate about the poem.

Please Login to post a comment

Date: 1/16/2017 8:00:00 PM
Well written! Saving this one, Millard! 7
Login to Reply
lowe Avatar
millard lowe
Date: 1/17/2017 9:11:00 AM
Kim, thanks for the read and time taken to send feedback. Both are most appreciated. Peace and Love, Millard Lowe