My sister woke me early
that morning and told me
"Get up, you have to come see this
the ocean's filled with stars"
Delighted by the revelation
I dressed quickly and thought
If the ocean's filled with stars
I must take the first flight
and collect all of the fish from the sky.
~translated from Spanish by Eloisa Amezcua
Image from work in progress for an illustration which at this stage seemed apt for this poem.