Lunacy – Aurora Phoenix

your skin should be alabaster

encapsulating the moon’s

shimmering aloof luminescence

as it does.

 

in your absence

musty tatters

of scorched indigo

shroud forlorn luna.

 

your eyes should glow amber

beaming the warmth

of a thousand equatorial suns

as they do.

 

you took your leave

and smogged tentacles

of choking umber

envelope my sol

4 thoughts

  1. This is a really fantastic piece and very moving.
    I would love to share this at an open mic sometime, with full credit to you the Author.
    I would only do this with your permission.

    Keep writing and also consider a chapbook or full collection.
    Your fan,
    Dave Somerset

    Liked by 2 people

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