Moon Songs

A ghost behind the moon
Dulcetly laments the passage of time,
Every stroke of luck or doom,
Fate and death imbued in lullaby.
Sometimes it’s all I want to listen to
A song sadder and more beautiful than you
As beautiful as you are in dysfunctional splendor
Something even worse feels so much better.
Versus of cruelty and tragedy
Burning softly beneath unsettled feelings.
Distant narratives of epic abstraction
Quieting the immediate vacuity of complacency.

2 thoughts on “Moon Songs

  1. This carefully woven lullaby of fate & death has enchanted me! I feel as if the ”ghost behind the moon” is my second half… I love the way you have depicted melancholy!🌛

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