Category: stars

Even literal 

rock stars don’t get to be rock 

stars all of the time. 

—Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark Helzer

Even stars are struck 

by the premeditated 

randomness of space. 

—Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark Helzer

What can she do but 

lie down in that pile of hay 

and watch the stars ache? 

—Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark Helzer

Minuscule flaws in 

starlight are all that remains 

of infinite wish. 

—Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark Helzer

When all the stars are 

full of other stars, darkness 

still has lots of room. 

—Red Leaf Haiku by © John Clark Helzer

“The stars are as wild as you and me. They have their own wandering wishes and their own whispered dreams.”

The Blind Wolf and Other Tales
(via marcusalldaylius)