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Heidi Blakeslee


Woman of the Stars

bits of astrofluff
lightly
fall down from her
strings of star hair

mother galaxy
absorbs the bad energy
and replenishes
us with virtue

so that every human on the planet
can look up at her
every once in a while

and feel like a speck
of meteor

or
as big as the
sun


Heidi Blakeslee lives near Pittsburgh, Pa with James and her cats.  She has written the novels, “Strange Man,” and “The House,” two poetry books, “The Empress of Hours,” and “Should the Need Arise.”  She also wrote “The White Cat: A Paranormal Memoir.” 

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