Writing

Fall of Orion

Artemis’ arrow
of the golden shaft
lightning that
broke the sky
cleaved off Orion’s
shoulder as
Betelgeuse turned
supernova

His club tumbled
from heaven
into the Atlantic
tearing our world
apart

All that remained
was a velveteen sky
in mourning
and silence

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