Saturday, November 30, 2013

Review of "Prayer from a Mouse" by Sarah Messer

"Prayer from a Mouse" by Sarah Messer was offered by Poets.org's Poem-A-Day on November 29, 2013.  A link to the poem, including the poet's notes, may be found here:

http://www.poets.org/viewmedia.php/prmMID/23770?utm_source=PAD%3A+Prayer+from+a+Mouse+by+Sarah+Messer&utm_campaign=poemaday_112913&utm_medium=email

The poet reveals in her notes that her poem is a devotional prayer to a Supreme Being.  The speaker is the poet, represented metaphorically as a mouse.  The mouse longs one day to behold the face of the Supreme Being, if only for an instant.

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