Mattie Stepanek was 11 years old when he wrote this poem For Our World on ...
Before the future slips away ... Matthew Joseph Thaddeus Stepanek 1990 -2004
Sep 9, 2011 ... Before the future slips away. Into ashes and ... Mattie Stepanek was 11 years old
when he wrote this poem on the day of 9-11. During Mattie's ...
Editorial Reviews. About the Author. Mattie J.T. Stepanek was a poet, a peace
activist, and the ... Echo & Accessories ..... War and injustice shatter the mosaic,
which can only be made whole again by planning and actively pursuing peace.
..... I only knew of Mattie Stepanek for his Heartsong poetry series and for his role
Mar 14, 2006 ... Mattie J. T. Stepanek envisioned a world at peace. ... Throughout his "almost
fourteen" years of life, Mattie composed thousands of poems, essays, and journal
entries .... become our reality now, and the echo of our essence in the future. ...
and whole nations; we individuals spend much of our lives seeking ...
Heartsongs: That's one word that dominates Mattie's poetry. It forms part of all his
best-selling titles. Mattie's consistent counsel was: life may be full of stress and
pains, but never allow .... #16 - The Future Has a Past: Stories by J. California
Cooper ... The illustrations echo the representative nature of the poetry,...
Recommended Poems. About Angels by Mattie Stepanek ... About their future. ...
No! let me taste the whole of it, fare like my peers .... I'd like to leave an echo
Oct 1, 2005 ... LARRY KING, HOST: Tonight, Jeni Stepanek -- her unforgettable, inspirational ...
I wanted to forever feel that last pulse and talk to him the whole time. ...
STEPANEK: This is a poem called "Purple Moon" that he wrote about a ...
Peacefully ponder the undying Essence of your echo and the Silhouette of your ...
Tammy said: This poetry book is required reading for my children's Tae ... Mattie
J. T. Stepanek takes us on a Journey Through Heartsongs with more of his
moving poems. ... Page 14 is the poem "Future Echo" about Mattie swinging. ....
Philosophy Glass (I hope to be more optimistic myself and view my glass as half
As many times as I've read my favorite Mattie Stepanek poems, I still suspect that
I .... is astoundingly dedicated to living a full life, and did the same with Mattie.
Apr 22, 2010 ... Mattie J. T. Stepanek lived and died a child, but he had the spirit of a giant. .... It
includes the last poem Mattie penned along with a special collection .... world gift-
trillions of individual mosaics, past and present and future, within the ... The job of
the poet Is to leave stains of the storms Yet echo laughter ...