Uncover the Sun

Feast of Stars


Through the rocky crags

we can see a whole feast of stars

laid out against the sky

in an infinite banquet

of sound


That kind of music

only comes in the night

when the last crescendo of day

fades into dark

with a savoring pause


The moon rises,

singing her light arias,

while the stars dance

sweetly with the sky

and the earth smiles in wonder


It is then that our minds remember

ourselves, each other,

and the bountiful concert

that no human instrument

ever played so well


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