shooting star / meteor

(8/22/99)

_________First Place__________


A quiet journey --
tracing the falling star's path
with my finger.

penny
 ________Second Place________


a meteor's streak 
and the stillness 
of stars 

Alison Williams


 _________Third Place_________
    

late at night
lost on a country road . . .
falling stars

Joseph Kirschner
_________Below Third Place________
eyes on the firefly -
 they miss the shooting star

doris kasson
  
mountain lake -
beyond the lily pads
shooting stars

hilary tann

  
first date
she pretends to see
a shooting star

-willard

waiting
for a shooting star -
an apple falls

earl keener

reflected
in the still lake-
a falling star

Sue

as I walk, mulling 
over the recent affair,
a shooting star

Charles Trumbull
  
shooting stars
falling into grandpa’s pocket
so the children think

Thom Williams

a  meteor
splashes  sea  water
skyward

an'ya

  
headed home
after signing the papers -
a shooting star

Joann

murmering voices
from the circle of chairs
 a falling star

AC Missias

shooting star-
the homeless man makes
a sunny wish

-ito

breathtaking wish --
the evening sky releases
a shooting star

copyright 8/12/1999 by Wendy C. Bialek

  
falling stars
streak across the sky
moonless night

Patricia A. Laurent

  
meteor shower
mosquitoes
hum

Peggy Lyles

  
head on the grass
a falling star approaches
dew on my neck.

Tim

  
Blinking out
bright meteor
at its journeys end.

Chris Williams

too fast
for little wishmaker
a falling star

emile molhuysen

caught
in the tree branches -- 
a falling star

Betty

in the August sky
shooting stars chasing the moon --
who will win the race?

Elaine Cleveland

  

look oh look
a falling star - I wish
I had seen it

Max Verhart

  
only the boy sees it--
shooting across the sky,
a long-dead star

dennis h. dutton


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