She can't stop picking at
all these burning stars in her arms
A lit cigarette she doesn't feel smolders and

licks her fingertips
another death well spent




That's what happens
when one lingers for too long in a
sky that shoots back


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"...stars in her arms..." marvelous image. Nice take on shooting stars - ahhhhh - refreshing - Lady A



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Thank you Lady A!! I always

Thank you Lady A!! I always look forward to your comments :)

"It is a terrible thing to be so open. It is as if my heart put on a face and walked into the world" -- Sylvia Plath.