Night Falls

Night falls, blanket thick

Purple edged spider’s nests

Reach thin-fingered starwards

Through cloud soup

Lit from beneath

Acquiring the power

That underlies them

Here on the bed

Tea-cosied and gestating

New Life

From within

Offering spirits in transit

A fresh home from Wrugbe

Flash in the dark speaks

Perhaps you too will relearn 1000 languages

When it is your turn to leave.


One thought on “Night Falls

  1. Hello! So good to read another poem. Is the new life from within a baby — or something else you are giving birth to. HOW are you??! Keep sending out these beautiful, edgy words.

    Love from USA

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