26 December 2009 | Vol. 9, No. 4

I Shoot Stars from My Veins

Crinkled like bad origami

Parched pores

Thirsty eyes

Gulped down the Milky Way

Major and Minor sprang from a gash

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About the author:

Jason Joyce just graduated from the University of Wyoming with a bachelor's in Business Administration and a minor in Creative Writing. He is pursuing a career in event promotion and entertainment management. He plays bass for the Cheyenne, WY based band "Save My Hero." Jason is currently working on his first full-length collection of poems. You can find out more about his writing on his blog at jasonrjoyce.blogspot.com.

For further reading:

Browse the contents of 42opus Vol. 9, No. 4, where "I Shoot Stars from My Veins" ran on December 26, 2009. List other work with these same labels: poetry.

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