The Moon Whispers

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Almost fully formed, a singing light filling the sky. The temptation to climb up a ladder, over the chimneys and walk through the clouds. Like a moth, drawn towards the light.

 

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On nights such as this, we all stop to gaze at the moon.

But the moon returns our gaze. Whispers softly to us:

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In the dark, I see

a small blue planet.

Care for her well.*

The moon photographed over Fife on 27th August, 2015.

*a contribution to Ai Weiwei & Olafur Eliasson’s interactive Moon project.

Now playing: Terry Riley and Don Cherry – ‘Descending Moonshine Dervishes’ from Live Köln 1975

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One Response to The Moon Whispers

  1. Eabha Rose says:

    beautiful site! delighted to have found it.

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