The star-spangled Wood of the Fireflies

 

‘…

Small fairytale presences,

bridges between the very small and the Great,

orbits of light which tell of miracles in a natural way.

‘…’

And aren’t the stars too

fireflies of the sky,

just bigger ones?’

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From the poem ‘The star-spangled Wood of the Fireflies’, by Yiannis Zisis

Cycle III: Toil of the Little One

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