"Prayer from a Mouse" by Sarah Messer was offered by Poets.org's Poem-A-Day on November 29, 2013. A link to the poem, including the poet's notes, may be found here:
The poet reveals in her notes that her poem is a devotional prayer to a Supreme Being. The speaker is the poet, represented metaphorically as a mouse. The mouse longs one day to behold the face of the Supreme Being, if only for an instant.