Saturday, September 19, 2009

Gravity


After a lifetime of flight,
the star and the man stopped
and looked at each other,
then sped on.

(first publication)


Elsewhere: trading images.

Updates:
“Gravity” added to Poems, Slightly Used.

In the Forum: distracted by a ladder.

2 comments:

Samantha Rose said...

I love this.

William Michaelian said...

Thanks, Samantha Rose. Some of these have been so short lately that there’s no way in but out, and vice-versa. It’s nice to hear this poem catches your fancy.