Esther Thornburg

Rookie - 20 Points (10-30-1928 / Wathena, Kansas)

Esther Thornburg Poems

1. Treasure Found 4/23/2012
2. Music For Life 5/21/2012
3. A Book Search 5/22/2012
4. Which Thoughts Win? 5/22/2012
5. Summer Time 7/11/2012
6. School Reunion Time 8/16/2012
7. Lets Chat Awhile 9/1/2012
8. One Happy Summer 12/29/2012
9. Time Was 6/22/2013
10. A Better Self 5/3/2014
11. The Secret In The Rose 5/5/2014
12. The Farmers Multipurpose Tool 5/5/2014
13. Preserved Or Lost 7/24/2014
14. Reality Is 9/22/2014
15. The Fact 5/23/2012
16. It Is Well 5/26/2012
17. Caged Bird Sings 6/9/2012
18. An Authors Day 7/11/2012
19. Missing 3/25/2012
20. The Vine 3/25/2012
21. To Make A Tree 5/20/2012
22. Blessings From Difficulty 5/21/2012
23. Weigh It All 5/23/2012
24. City Lights 6/9/2012
Best Poem of Esther Thornburg

City Lights

Bewond the city lights
The stars shine bright.
Not dimmed by lights below
Unseen be those beneath the glow
Who are busy running to and fro.

When might they begin to learn?
Out on Observation Hill it shows
Bright stars, through the ages, shinning still,
Not of man's making but God's will
Shinning on until time is fulfilled.

A message they brought to those of old,
Of the virgin, and the child to hold,
Of the surpent, of the shepherd, for the fold,
Of the cross, and of slavation, foretold.
Beyond the realm of stars is more.

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Treasure Found

The old prospector works alone
Seeks his find, makes it his own
The book on the shelf lays silent alone
Until the words find a home
Deeply planted, made our own

Life's road may change
Graze a new pasture, new range
In liberty, serve the one true God alone
May His word find a new home
Do not dare to walk alone

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