the night sky

October 5, 2009
By irsmart BRONZE, Ripon, California
irsmart BRONZE, Ripon, California
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every child looks up
at the night sky
and marvels,
wonders, and
stares in awe.

they look with Curiosity,
making up stories
about aliens and rockets.

i look up at the sky
and see very much the same.
my mind sees explosions,
nebulae, and
black holes.

i can almost feel the heat,
taste the flame,
and go in a spiral around the stars
as I watch the rocks come together
and join, like a magnificent puzzle.

this book opens every night
and engulfs the world in its story.
the night sky is a limitless source
of Curiosity.

and I
will forever look up
and marvel,
wonder, and
stare in awe.


The author's comments:
This is a piece about myself and who I am. My father always used to show me the sky and he inspired me to want to know everything about the world.

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on Oct. 12 2009 at 9:46 pm
RhyanWoods SILVER, Glendale, Nebraska
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Favorite Quote:
there's always two people in every picture: The photographer and the viewer.

Oh my gosh. I always do that when I look up at the sky. Great poem that captured my thoughts.

on Oct. 12 2009 at 2:28 pm
aalleexxiiss(: BRONZE, Marrero, Louisiana
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Favorite Quote:
"When life gives you 100 reasons to cry, give life 1000 reasons to smile."

nniiccee (:

on Oct. 12 2009 at 12:27 am
wow, this is great. it made me smile :]


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