Star dancing by Jane Dougherty

Miscellaneous Mystery Poetry Writing

Star dancing

Merril’s prosery prompt for dverse included the line: Against the blue cloth of the sky.
I haven’t written a prosery, but I’ve borrowed the line to use in a mirrored refrain poem.


Star dancing

These slothful summer evenings slide
Into the night where they belong,
Against the blue cloth of the sky,
While stars dance slows the whole night long.


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