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Chris A. Smith

Southern Cross

I’ve seen the Southern Cross,
blue-white under the heavens,
impossibly bright,
visible even to my untrained eyes,
and California stars aren’t so different,
just a reshuffling of dark and light,
spilled across the sky,
like glitter on a wide black canvas.


Chris A. Smith is a writer and journalist in San Francisco, and you can find his work at muckrack.com/chris-smith-45.