This is a brief meditation from a series of prayer/poems written in one of the many voices of the spiritual traveler. This is the voice of the one who has a question that doesn’t need an answer. We marvel at G-d’s gifts and wonder about the unknowable. The series includes: “About the Rainbow” and “About Shabbat.”
About the Heavens
Artist of creation,
Why did You put the stars
Beyond our grasp?
Was it Your desire
To keep us searching the heavens
For luminous spirals,
Rings of glorious light?
Was this Your plan,
To summon us
To reach across the vastness
With hope and desire?
Once You created the canvass of sky,
Once You took out Your watercolors,
You couldn’t resist
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