The White

 

Learn more about white dwarf stars on National Geographic's page.
Learn more about white dwarf stars on National Geographic’s page.

Rushing past the whites
of the universe’s eyes
pale, not-blue, and heavy–
despairing in the dust
of old life–while, perhaps,
sparking
the embers of carbon
and hydrogen
the combination generating
the warm blue glow
of a new species, Perseid’s
sister waiting for the dust
to settle.

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