Below Heaven

The Night sky is black.

Common knowledge.

Common misconception.

The night sky

Is velvet upholstery

In a lilac hue

Covering the sky

Held up by stars.

How do I know?

I lay beneath it

Among the dust

And abandoned coins.

 

I now know why little children

check under their beds for monsters.

 

As we lay

under the bed

we destroy

all that is

around us

without a second

thought

A monster lying under the bed

gnawing at the supports

unaware that the bed could ever fall

down

 

different’

people say it with a negative connotation

why?

Monsters look the same

Dress the same

Act the same

Think the same

If you are reading this you are one

I am one too.

 

As I lay beneath 

the boxsprings of heaven

I think about

Monsters

The End

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