The Sight of Stars

ancient memories light up the night sky with a shimmer of astral dust yesterday’s magic scintillates  astrology and mysticism a twinkling aura crowns the moon drunk with cosmic wine and weightlessness motionless in freefall earth is an afterthought a blue yo-yo suspended in the echo chamber of space while the universal orchestra plays a silent […]

Summer Stars

My response to Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie Heeding Haiku With Chèvrefeuille August 10th 2016 For this week’s Heeding Haiku episode the challenge is to create a new haiku inspired by the following: evening sea fog descending into sun-dried grass sweaty lovers                                              © Jane Reichhold This is my tribute to Jane: sparkles of sunshine caught in ripples of swan’s wake […]

Born in Stars

My response to Mindlovemisery’s Menagerie Writing Prompt July 31st: We Are All Stars   Vivid stained glass of evening sky Shatters into infinite shards, Crackling, pulsating, splintered light In a universe of bright stars, Dancing in and out of focus: A poetic hocus-pocus Of wordsmith, imagery and rhyme, Celestial celebration, Heavenly imagination – Poets on earth […]