Sun and Moon 10

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Sun and Moon 10

Sun thrusts his fierce face
through night’s dark window
his voice booms out like a golden gong

“What have you done with my child?

curled and flaming his orange corona
head lucent with a coronet of radiance and fire
his eyes sweep night beneath day’s rug

New Moon pales and fades in a corner
Serpent escapes through a crack in the wall

 

7 thoughts on “Sun and Moon 10

  1. Love the photo of Bird-of-paradise… when I was at Dal I would go up to the greenhouse on the eight floor of the Life Sciences building every day. It was unusual to me in those days and I was reminded of fire, future, innovation, possibility, and so on. Your poem seems part of something larger.

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