Saturday, September 11, 2010

September Eleven Awakening!

I believe the whole world was shocked by the devastation of the twin towers in New York on September 11th 2001.
I wrote this poem at the time in tribute to the many who lost their lives.
May the Lord comfort all the survivors and relatives of the departed.




Glorious sunlight fill's the Big Apple open skies
Flaming peach with azure blue kaleidoscopes, draped on high.

Above New York megalopolis impressive architectural designs
Of incredible monumental skyscraper's, none can outshine.

Amongst these giants, stood two of a kind
The Twin Towers , with many an intelligent mind.

Not just a landmark of structured concrete and steel
But a heart beat of many....breathing and real.

Individuals, exceptional, of numerous colours and creeds
Working together, determined and preparing to discover the needs.

Of the world, through a Trade Center, designed for mankind
Bringing nations together, an enhanced lifestyle to find.

Who could imagine, on that glorious day, of the trepidation to transpire
As a plane crashed into the top of one Tower... causing a fire.

The second Tower soon also became an inferno cascading
A war of terror caused by a cowardly identity, possibly named Laden.

Shocked news fills the world and none can believe...
This could happen?? What on earth was achieved???

Four thousand plus souls from that day swiftly soared Heaven bound
They remain in our heart, in garments of gold, heads topped with a crown.
                                                                                             C.M. 2002
 



Our God Jehovah is a God of Love.
Praise God for the Christian Faith of Peace.

21 comments:

  1. Thank you, Crystal Mary. That was a day that is etched in my mind.

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  2. this is a beautiful comforting poem Crystal Mary. It's a day none of us will ever forget.

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  3. Lovely - thank you! I am so glad to have found you thru SS. I look forward to following you & invite you to follow as well. Blessings ~ Merana

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  4. Everyone had, and still have, different ways of coping. No doubt, writing this poem brought you some comfort and healing. Thank you for sharing it with us today. It is hard to believe it has been 9 years. The memories and the wounds are still fresh.

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  5. America was forever scarred that day...What a beautiful poem sister and yes, my nickname is "Rosel"...God bless you and have a great weekend.

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  6. Thank you for sharing this beautifully written poem. It is a blessing to read the thoughts and insights from those who live in other countries and to know that America still has friends abroad who care.

    Blessings to you,
    Joan

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  7. Hey Crystal Mary........ I stumbled upon your blog today and was so blessed by your poem in tribute to America's 9/11. As an American, my heart is particularly grieving today and knowing that other friends abroad have also been touched by 9/11 and share in our sadness today is so encouraging and comforting.

    Bless you, Australian friend!

    I'm following your blog now and hope you'll stop by my site for a visit sometime!

    Blessings!
    Jackie

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  8. What a beautiful poem you wrote...and beautiful photo and reassuring verss of scripture...God bless your weekend.
    www.myautumnyears.blogspot.com

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  9. Crystal Mary
    I wanted to tell you I enjoy having you stop by my Lyme blog, but my Spiritual Sunday posts are at my other blog ~ www.myautumnyears.blogspot.com if you want to also read those. Have a great trip on the Gold Coast...

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  10. Wonderful poem along with one of the most wonderful promises of God in the Bible! Such a blessing today and yet another reminder that our awesome GOD is, indeed, in control! Thank you :)

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  11. What a beautiful tribute to write this poem from your heart.
    Blessings,
    Ginger

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  12. I'm glad I visited and read your beautiful poem. We will never forget that day.

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  13. God personally hand carried His children home that day ... never to be forgotten.

    Have a beautiful week ~
    TTFN ~Hugs, Marydon

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  14. Your poem speaks true thought and emotions of that day. Well done. God bless. Bobb

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  15. Hi Crystal. Thank you for sharing your heartfelt poem. We have friends and neighbors that were personally affected by this tragedy. It's always a hard day for everyone. Blessings, Susy

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  16. thaks for the comment in my blog...
    very nice poem... I love it!!!
    God bless and have a nice day!!!

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  17. Thank you. Some times it is hard to believe something that awful happened, but it did.

    sandie

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  18. Thank you all, As the family of God stand together on earth I believe, that the angels rejoice in Heaven. God Bless you all. CML

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  19. Thank you for this. I had read so many negative ones about this subject from my fellow bloggers I was about to quit blogging. I appreciate your poem.

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  20. Crystal Mary,
    What a beautiful tribute to the victims of 9/11! That horrifying day will be ever etched into the hearts and minds of all Americans. Thank you for sharing your poem.

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