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The Stargazer

Lyra spent a lot of time looking at the sky. Ever since she got the telescope for her birthday, she was eager for the night to come to watch the stars and follow the Astronomy book that came with her gift. 1,667 more words


i can't give you 'why'

oh then beware dear muse
for poets tell the truth
and princes on stallions are fantasies of your youth

but in the dirt there is light and in the sky there is rain… 40 more words


TAILGATING ME! Do you want to get in my boot?

Quite often as a driver you don’t get to see what goes on around you. Today, I am a passenger, a passenger soaking up my environment. 491 more words


September Muses

Life is tragic simply because the earth turns and the sun inexorably rises and sets, and one day, for each of us, the sun will go down for the last, last time. 92 more words


i will be your metaphor

i will be your metaphor
if you will be my muse

for i can feel the surreal
running the myriad rivers under my skin
and i have an answer that i can’t understand… 31 more words


Poem 13: They upped and left

I called on the Muses.
Help! I said.
They upped and left.

You’re so incompetent, they said,
we don’t want to have anything to do with you even if you wrote a Miltonic epic, so… 173 more words