The making of Pluto
by Meg Smith
What to say to a child,
the broken crown,
a doctor's panic —
pushing back the fissures,
and in the end,
a broken sphere,
but still –
intact. Every mind.
Staring into the dark ellipse,
© 2018 Meg Smith
Meg Smith is a poet, journalist, dancer, and events producer
living in Lowell, Mass. Her poetry and fiction have most recently
appeared in Silver Blade, Star*Line, The Boston Sunday Poet, The
Literary Hatchet, and more. She has recently published two poetry
Scarlet Dancing and Dear
Deepest Ghost, both available on Amazon.
She welcomes visits at megsmithwriter.net
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