Poetry

Longing for the Moon

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A child tells me
she wants to hug
the stars
the moon, the sun
just
pull a
cloud down
and talk to it

and so she teaches me
our purpose is to long for the moon
and to long is to feel our purpose

Jessica Lee McMillan © 2020
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