I sleep a poem

Lynn Caldwell

after my eyes fill
with words
coming in
an open window
one ear to the pillow
the other to the moon
a sage wand wafting
over my prone body
under a canopy
of my own dark sky

Lynn Caldwell‘s work has been published in Crosswinds Poetry Journal; Dedalus Press’s anthology WRITING HOME; The Irish Times for March 2019’s Hennessy New Irish Writing Award; Cassandra Voices; and The Antigonish Review, and has featured on Irish radio’s Sunday Miscellany. Lynn blogs here.