Sunset – Poem by Jessica Millsaps

Every night
The horizon lights up
Swirls of pink and orange
Fading to blue and purpleFew bother to look anymore
At a blessing
That only comes once a dayEach sunset is different
No two exactly alike
Difference flows throughout
While it is the only similarityOver the ocean
Or through the sky scrapers
Out on the prairie
Or in an apartment

You can still see a piece
A piece of something
Something never to return
A sunset

For the colors are shimmering
For a moment they stay
Only to disappear into change
Change just as beautiful as the last

This is why
No matter where you go
One thing remains the same,
A difference in sunsets

In your very own sunset

Jessica Millsaps

I am touching down in Paris right about now and the sun is on its way down the horizon. Can’t wait to explore this gorgeous city!


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