Thursday, February 22, 2007

The shore of the night

Flying out of the night

into a dawn as sharply defined

as the edge of the cloud’s shadow

surrendering to a sky the colour of fruit

stretching steadily before us

silhouetting the curve of the earth.

2 comments:

Jane in Dunedin said...

Thank you, just lovely!

E said...

so that's where you disappeared to
i've been worried about you...
hugs
e