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"... brevity is the soul of wit ..."
- William Shakespeare


Teddy's greatest past-time is sky-gazing. You can find his works in Inwood Indiana Press, 50 Haikus, Shot Glass Journal, Paper Wasp, Mamba Journal, Gone Lawn, Paragraph Planet, and other magazines and journals. He has a book "Eve and Other Sci-Fi Stories", published in Booktango.

Teddy Kimathi

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Tears parachuted to the ground,
as fireflies lit sadness
on their faces,
like ashes coated with soot.

So many times they held each other
in the moonlight,
only for their arms to painfully
part ways.

They prayed for time to stop
under the moonlight,
only for time to slow their pain.....