Journey With Jesus

A Weekly Webzine for the Global Church, since 2004.


Journey With Jesus
A weekly webzine for the global church, since 2004

Poetry

Emily Dickinson (1830–1886)

Tell it Slant

Tell all the Truth but tell it slant —
Success in Circuit lies;
Too bright for mind's infirm intent,
The Truth's superb surprise.

As Lightning to the Children eased,
With explanation kind;
The Truth must dazzle gradually,
Or every man be blind.