12.31.17 Out of This World!

Our solar system consists of a star we call the Sun, the planets Mercury, Venus, Earth, Mars, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, and Pluto. Yes, I said Pluto. Take that International Astronomical Union! Welcome to another edition of melodically challenged, where all of our poetry and music will feature elements of our Solar System.



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For the Boy Who Stepped From the Curb Into the Sun – Vievee Francis

Setting Sun – Tasha Graff

A Hampshire Field at Sunset – Illyse Kusnetz

Chickens and the Moon – Grzegorz Wroblewski

In Some Forests – Jennifer K. Sweeney

Here be Monsters – Colin Cheney

Earth is Rising – Free Soul School Switzerland

Love is a Sidewinder – Terry Kennedy

Ephemerata – Karen Holmberg

Myths of the Disappearance – Vievee Francis

Polar Explorer Jules Sebastian Cesar Dumont D’Urville – Elizabeth Bradfield

The Dreaming Golum – Rebecca Black

Family Tree – Elena Medel

Spring Rain Beats on Broken Branches – Xenia Emelyanova

My Mother Ceridwen – Helene Cardona

Valhalla Burn Unit on the Moon Calisto – Sarah Lindsay

The Secret Diaries of Robot – Sean Singer

Suspended Animation – Liz O’Donoghue

First Kiss – Tim Seibles

Cousin Drowses on the Flight to Kuwait – Ross Gay

Fallen Through the Atmosphere – Rodger LeGrand

Freddie Asteroids – Patrick Rosal

Pizza – Taylor Mali

Regards from Mars – To Eris

Apology for Creation – Jules Gibbs

Imagined Love Poem to My Mother – Joseph O. Legaspi

Natural Selection – Nina Corwin

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