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Trapped Under the Dying Stars

Eyes flutter open
To see a starry sky
I stare upon their beauty
Oblivious
To the shadows all around
Faded trees
Of a desiccated forest
Formerly familiar
Now a phantom of the past
My heart clenches
When I see a star die out
Followed by another
Reaching up to save them
Hands of cold and need
Slithering
To pin me down
Forcing me to watch
As my starry sky burns out

By Dean

By Dean

About Charles Yallowitz

Charles E. Yallowitz was born, raised, and educated in New York. Then he spent a few years in Florida, realized his fear of alligators, and moved back to the Empire State. When he isn't working hard on his epic fantasy stories, Charles can be found cooking or going on whatever adventure his son has planned for the day. 'Legends of Windemere' is his first series, but it certainly won't be his last.

4 comments on “Trapped Under the Dying Stars

  1. Man, Charles, that is good. You know, so weird, it’s really good..

  2. This is really good. Never would have thought of it myself.

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