SHUFFLING THE STARS 

 

I am very lucky where I live because I can still see the night sky –
just . I used to walk all these roads when I was a girl. Then they
were pitch black and the stars were brilliant.

SHUFFLING THE STARS

We shuffle the stars
Out of their places
Whenever we need
A new world
To surround us.               

Filling the heavens
With so many stars,
We create
A canopy of silver,
In whose shining
We see our own reflections
Touched with glory. 

At last,
Becoming wholly 

    Distinctive individuals. 

                     © 2018 Gwen Grant

7 thoughts on “SHUFFLING THE STARS 

  1. There are still a few dark and leaf filled paths and roads around here to walk when it’s very
    dark, where you can look up and see fields of stars.
    Gwen.

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