Child of wildest grace
Clean-china shine of face
Sign of Deity's design
And permeated Presence
Glow of altar coals
Falls free on all
About, though some doubt
Those who look to him are radiant,
and their faces shall never be ashamed.
--Psalm 34:5, ESV
Note: When writing this poem, I wasn't thinking of a particular person, but of the saints I've known.
Poem public domain. Photo ©2009 James L. Swindle.