It was perhaps
falling excellence
in the glow
of the shooting star
that marshaled
the myriad wishes
from the tip of my tongue
into existence
as we fell further
into the night
ignoring the stars
at least for now.

© 2021 | Phillip Knight Scott

Prompts gallore

  • Word of the Day Challenge: “excellence
  • Fandango One Word Challenge: “falling
  • Sammi’s Weekend Writing Prompt #224 – Marshal

Published by Phillip Knight Scott

My name is Phillip. I am a Tar Heel born and bred and watch every Yankees game I can. I'm still searching for my own TARDIS. My first novel, "The Alien in the Backseat," is available now! https://amzn.to/3oVCG77

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