6/21/2014

I Love the Stars Too

Even in battle, the stars,
burning bees trapped
in their own dark honey,

an evening's final ray
of light descending
on unclosed eyes,

the slain-

strangely beautiful.

Bodies sleeping
for thousands of years
lashed in their purple-lined
cribs-

pale, glowing
embryos. 

1 comment:

Marcoantonio Arellano said...

enjoy this description and perspective about stars...in their own honey

gracias