Morning Moon

By Molly Jane Burns

looking out
from beneath
the sky
you have held
your place
all night
while I rested
never leaving
your sight.

Molly Jane Burns has been writing poetry since early childhood. She received her B.A. in English with an Emphasis in Creating Writing from San Diego State University where her professors included Carolyn Forché and Glover Davis. A native Californian, her work has appeared in various local publications. Also by this poet: "Moon Set" and "Northern Moon"