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Mary Stevenson wrote the poem "Footprints in the Sand" in 1936 as a young girl, but she was not aware of copyright laws at the time. Subsequent copies were signed "Author Anonymous," but many authors claimed authorship. More »

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"Footprints in the Sand" is a dream where the author of the poem describes walking along a beach with God. As the person walks, she notices that scenes from different stages of her life are flashing across the sky, and t... More »

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The poem, "Footprints in the Sand," by Mary Stevenson was originally written in 1936. The first copy kept by the author is from 1939 and is the date she attributes to the poem. Its copyright date is 1984, as a result of ... More »

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"Footprints in the Sand" was written by Mary Stevenson in 1936, but since she had no knowledge of how copyright laws worked, she didn't get credit for the poem until 1984. Stevenson often distributed hand-written version... More »

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The poem, "Footprints in the Sand," by Mary Stevenson was originally written in 1936. The first copy kept by the author is from 1939 and is the date she attributes to the poem. Its copyright date is 1984, as a result of ... More »

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There is no evidence that Mary Stevenson’s poem “Footprints in the Sand” is based on a real event. Most scholarship holds that it’s based on a religious dream, perhaps the poet’s, or a report of such a dream. More »

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The poem "Footprints in the Sand" is offered on the site, Domania.us, in a printable format. Several websites list Mary Stevenson's poem but few afford the ability to print it out or download it. More »

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