Sometimes I want to live transparently,
like the spray of the ocean,
suspended before it crashes,
or translucent like stained glass
that casts no shadow but transmits light
in a mosaic of colors.
But I would settle for being opaque
like the moon,
who reflects light:
who, even when overshadowed by earth’s silhouette,
and offers her thin sliver of light,
her radiance more brilliant
than that of all the stars combined.
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I was looking for a Euclidian view on arrows, and discovered your poetry. How vivid, abundant and atmospherical are the images you evoke, and how beautifully written! Thank you!