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remember the night we drove out
into the inked darkness
until the hum of
the city evaporated into contrails streaked
above us like some Chagall canvas
that night I looked up at the sky
and its infinite display and I said
“doesn't it make you feel better to know
you're made of stardust?”
you laughed quietly and replied,
“you'd rather be up
there, wouldn't you?” and
I think that's when you first
knew I would always be tripping over
things because the ground didn't
interest me in the slightest

This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. This piece has been published in Teen Ink’s monthly print magazine.




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mantherson14 This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jul. 30, 2012 at 6:30 pm
this is beautiful. i love it.
 
perpetuallydancing This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Oct. 22, 2012 at 3:33 pm
Thank you so much!
 
AriShine This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. said...
Jul. 3, 2012 at 9:57 am
This is beautiful! Simply wonderful work. Keep writing!!!
 
perpetuallydancing This work has been published in the Teen Ink monthly print magazine. replied...
Oct. 22, 2012 at 3:33 pm
Oh my gosh, thank you.
 
InkWriter13 said...
Jul. 2, 2012 at 1:58 pm
Wonderful poem. Loved it. Unique, clear, organized, mesmerizing. :)
 
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