In the Night

Share the moonbeams

But fill your pockets

With Moonlight.

Store them away

for a time

When your heart

Goes dark.

Nibble on the

Pinpoint Stars

Spit them out

To light your path.

Seek the joy

in the night.

Copyright © 2018 Penny Wilson

About Penny Wilson Writes

Penny Wilson is a freelance writer who writes in several genres. She has written articles for WOW Women on Writing. Her poetry has been published in online journals, such as Ariel Chart, Spill Words Press and the Poppy Road Review. Penny is a member of the Austin Poetry Society. Her poetry has been featured in the publication America's Emerging Poets 2018 & 2019 by Z Publishing, Poets Quarterly and Dual Coast Magazine published by Prolific Press. You can find more of her writings on her blog at and follow her on Twitter @pennywilson123.
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17 Responses to In the Night

  1. Pingback: Inspiration | Penny Wilson Writes

  2. Definitely going on my favorites page!! Absolutely love this piece! 💕


  3. Such strong imagery. And such a strong message. Excellent, Penny. Just excellent.


  4. WaltPage says:

    This is so beautifully crafted Penny! Bravo!!


  5. Wonderfully written, beautifully crafted! Love this!


  6. The Militant Negro says:

    Reblogged this on The Militant Negro™.


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