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STAR WEEK

Gravity and Dust

11 July 2020 Saturday Poetry Prompt: support

sometimes a body
I am, supporting the
weight of my thoughts
earth and sky,
other people
ignored and my face
to me is just vapor
gravity and dust
expressionless clouds
sometimes the pain
awakens my mind
but disoriented,
finding no earth
to walk on
the cure always
is to look up
the constellations
are in their…

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Samantha Lazar

Poetry, fiction, and essays in celebration of being a Mom, Wife, Educator, Writer, & Lover of Life.