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Constellations

Published March 9, 2015 by Libby

Bold
Orion strides
across the night
sky, arrogant as a
Lord.

Plough,
Big Dipper,
Great Bear; many
named group pointing due
North.

Double-U
shaped modest
maiden facing fierce
Great Bear, totally unafraid.
Cassiopeia.

Seven
Sisters? Can
you count how
many stars clustered there?
Pleiades.

© Elizabeth Leaper

Night

Published August 27, 2012 by Libby

Dark
the night.
A myriad stars
above me guard my
dreams.