In the Absence of Moonlight

5 Jan

My beam sweeps the night
As chittering, fluttering things
Laugh beyond its light
While I search for you
Blackness infinite
Overwhelms me with despair
To think that I might
Not see you again



4 Responses to “In the Absence of Moonlight”

  1. paula graham January 5, 2016 at 5:37 pm #

    Yea, and a deep sense of longing fills the soul

    • BRH January 5, 2016 at 6:25 pm #

      Yay – it’s great to see you!

  2. Poet Rummager January 13, 2016 at 8:37 am #

    Ah, this is stunning!

    • BRH January 13, 2016 at 8:42 am #

      Wow – thanks!

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