These Tired Eyes

These Tired Eyes

These Tired Eyes 150 150 Sherry Schmied


You are the raised hand
to shield sunrise
from tired eyes
A shade from summer
and cold water on my tongue
a mighty welcome whirl of morning
to a life of night



Sherry Schmied

Sherry is a Christian woman, a wife, and a Mom. She enjoys writing and photography in her spare time and works as an ESL tutor to Korean students over the internet. She lives in Chipley, Florida with her husband and their two year old daughter, Adilaina. Her husband, Austin, attends the Baptist College of Florida, where he is a student in the Missions and Aviation program and is working towards his calling of becoming a missionary pilot.

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