"Horoscopes" by Ash Miller
ARIES: there are forces out there you cannot control. Most of them don't like you very much.
LIBRA: you are an ancient,
long-forgotten god and your humanity
is the heaviest burden you will
TAURUS: bravery is choosing not to run from the window when lightning strikes. Stand in the rain. Become everything a
hurricane is made of.
SCORPIO: stop building sandcastles so close to the sea.
GEMINI: make something tragic and call it art. If you let something beautiful destroy you, you can call it a masterpiece.
SAGITTARIUS: fake flowers will die if you forget to pretend to water them.
If you don't grow roots you
CANCER: you give too much of yourself away and become an empty room.
CAPRICORN: make promises you can't keep and call them love. The loneliest place on Earth is somewhere deep in your veins.
LEO: a garden is just a forest
without trees. Infinities will
sink into your skin deeper than
any blade ever has.
AQUARIUS: stars live in constant fear of falling. Sometimes when you
fall, you fly.
VIRGO: the last thing you will ever be is a museum.
PISCES: you have nothing to give,
offer it anyway. Remember that
fourteen billion years ago