Toothstars

From a postcard I sent to my friend Gerald, currently serving in Iraq:

when teeth shatter, they get/scattered in the sky. Also, when/they are/lost, or the host of the teeth dies.

but stars don’t decay like that./Never try to crack a nut open with a/galaxy, you’ll/break your teeth.

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About abi nighthill

Abi has a BA in Poetry from Columbia College Chicago.
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