sleeping under an open april sky

it was the noise
of the stars
that woke me
again and again
through the night
and though my mind
comprehends the silence
of those long journeys,
it was the noise
of the stars
shining loud
in the sky
that woke me
from the mothwing quiet
of sleep.

 

WhatsApp Image 2017-04-30 at 20.02.16
With drawing by Tim Hewitt-Coleman
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