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Wishing on Stars

We wished on the stars

A cosmic canopy
for our dreams

The Milky Way
poured down
crystalline starlight
our amorous play

The man in 
the moon blushing

as each was 
swept away
in the starry universe
of the other's eyes

(C) Copyright 2021 Penny Wilson


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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