Pleiades

rock and sea

there grows a tree

branches bejeweled

insightfully

celestial sparks

with indigo wings

coax the dark

into bending things

smitten with the weaver

of these chromatic birds

that kiss my mouth

and birth these words

.

© M.G. Iannucci 2018

Art by Paul Bond, “The Releasing of Sorrows”

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