A Thin Veil

Heavy with seed of warriors incarnate

she knelt by a river
body heavy as the moon
& cried.

Dreamt images juxtaposed, filmic.
Who knew nothing of the madness behind the eyes;
of the sulfur in the cross
of the tangent, of the arc;
of the speed & curve
of a flaming moth.

Patrick La Roque

laROQUE, 311 Lorncliff, Otterburn Park, Canada