Etching Herself a MoonSliver

image 101gorgeous photo by Tess Kincade

 

..

Shiver only once
in this braided light,
and you’ll know the way
………………of sorrows.

We’ve got a thou
-sand tomorrows to fill,
spill through this hour
glass; scratch with this
fingernail crescent scythe.

 

 

..
prompted by The Mag

 

 

This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

3 Responses to Etching Herself a MoonSliver

  1. Violet says:

    Oh, how I love the first stanza. And the hidden title: etching her “self” — a moon’s liver.

    I think she IS the moon’s liver. One of its vital organs.

  2. Just beautiful! “braided light” and “fingernail crescent scythe” — very nice.

Use your words.

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.