antilang. no. 10 - Emergence

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atmosphere scatters it, because what we see is the puzzle-piece memories of stars, kind of like ghosts, like they aren’t really here And the deceivers, they hover less than a thousand kilometers above, and they move, because they orbit us while we orbit a star, so even though they shine steadily, they shoot across the entire sky within twenty minutes, like a target shifting across a screen, like a rabbit sailing across a turtle’s back, like a poem shuttled across the national border.

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the celestial equator...