JJ Evendon

Bronze Star - 2,828 Points (31 May 1949)

In Search Of The Force - Poem by JJ Evendon

I have scoured distant galaxies
peered at the very fringes of the known universe.
Witnessed the mighty destruction of supernova
and watched comets blaze their trail through the heavens.
I have endlessly searched for transmissions from alien life
but heard nothing.
I am in the pursuit of one thing:
the source of 'The Force'.
It's out there - somewhere - in the universe
But where?
The feeling of the force is everywhere -
It's not that I want to find it
rather to discover I cannot.
I turn my telescope to the moon
and see something that looks like a smile.
Is what I am looking at, what I am looking for?
A flash of a shooting star streaks across the night sky
and I am forced to look again.

Topic(s) of this poem: spiritual

Comments about In Search Of The Force by JJ Evendon

  • Spock The Vegan (1/13/2016 5:03:00 PM)

    Nice poem - I like it. You may want to check out my astronomy poems while I check out your others. (Report) Reply

    Jj Evendon (1/14/2016 12:18:00 AM)

    Thank you I will. JJ

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Poem Edited: Friday, January 15, 2016

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