Poetry-pot-star-magic-by-t-de-acosta-1999Shooting Star Magic

He shone his lantern at the star-struck sky.

“Look,” he said, swirling his light beam
amongst clusters, “I can make stars
fall from the sky.”

In awe we watched as star after star
felt the pull of his light and streaked
to Earth in startling bursts—

just to feel his magic.


Written & Illustrated
by T. DeAcosta, 1999

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