Dead Stars

So that was all over.

Why had he obstinately clung to that dream?

So all these years – since when? – he had been seeing the light of dead stars, long extinguished, yet seemingly still in their appointed places in the heavens.

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— excerpt from Dead Stars by Paz Marquez Benitez

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