Gayle Sweeney

(May 1955 / Massachusetts USA)

A Quiet Night Alone


A full cookie cutter moon is sparkling
Like a pearl brooch dripping with diamonds.
Bright stars are sprinkled across the night sky.
I made a wish upon a star on high.
Heaven stirs in twinkling sweet dish delights.
The moon sails on above sugary white.
Moonstruck silver shines by a cup of blues
While chocolates dip in dreams and dance, too!

Submitted: Saturday, August 11, 2012
Edited: Tuesday, July 30, 2013

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