Aphelion Issue 273, Volume 26
June 2022
 
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Baby Dark Sky

by Meg Smith


In the space of totality,
I find you; stars, cold, splendid at noon.
I know you in this shadow hour;
I know you as you blur
and bleed into your night's disc.
In your light without light,
all burns clear.


© 2022 Meg Smith

Meg Smith is a poet, writer, journalist, dancer and events producer living in Lowell, Mass. Her poems have appeared in The Cafe Review, Pudding, Poetry Bay,The Horror Zine, Silver Blade, Raven Cage, The Blue Hour Anthology, and many more.

Her short fiction collection The Plague Confessor is available at her online store! megsmithwriter.com

Her most recent poetry books, Pretty Green Thorns, Night's Island, This Scarlet Dancing and Dear Deepest Ghost, are available on Amazon.

Find more by Meg Smith in the Author Index.

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