Our dreams are constellations

that wait to be placed.

Heaven holds a galactic breath

as we contemplate

where to toss stars.

Half the world sleeps

while the rest sleepwalk

and who can tell the difference


We are most awake


when all is possible

and we hold stars in our hands.

Sara Sarna

Sara Sarna is a poet and actor in southeastern Wisconsin. She is a member of the Wisconsin Fellowship of Poets and the Wisconsin Writers Association. Her work has been published online and in print and been heard on radio and stage. She was nominated for a Pushcart Prize in 2021. Her chapbook, Whispers from a Bench, was published in 2020.

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