He fights beyond Io

Alone at the rising of the suns

 

Alone on the edge awaiting the dawn here on the outer rim of Orion I watch the light arrive on Caprica with the morn. From here I see far beyond the horizon the endless night skies to where they reach down to frozen lands where endless snow flies.

I count the suns, one, two, three they light the pitch black but they will not light me. I quickly slip back into the cave I shall no longer walk under the suns until he returns, the one I crave.

He flies his ship around Io as he watches for ships from Jupiter below. I pray for his safe return for without him for me there is no life I know. I will him safe I will him the victor may his ship zoom and fly in hails of photons and skim through firestorms along the the event horizon I wave my fists at the climbing suns I beg them return him to me the loss I feel in my blood as it runs in my veins………… Return him I beg them please I scream or do I just  implore in vain.

15 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. catcherofstars
    Dec 29, 2011 @ 03:55:52

    An interesting glimpse at what longing for a love one might be like in the future, I like it willow, your imagination is superb even in the future
    AZ

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  2. willowdot21
    Dec 29, 2011 @ 06:48:58

    Pain is pain no matter where or when and I so dream of travelling the universe..hey ho!! Happy 2012 xxxxx

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  3. Vampire Weather
    Dec 29, 2011 @ 10:14:25

    This is purely magnificent. Such fantasy and imagination in these lines. Gloriously said, Willow. I love it!

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  4. giselzitrone
    Dec 29, 2011 @ 12:00:18

    Wünsche dir ein frohes gesundes Neue Jahr und grüsse ganz lieb Gislinde

    Reply

  5. Heather Whitley Gibson
    Dec 29, 2011 @ 12:40:11

    amazing description of being, the future in us now.

    Reply

    • willowdot21
      Dec 29, 2011 @ 14:35:49

      all is parallel all is possible. It all happening at once past and future all spinning around in a huge circle. I wish sometimes I could cross for a while.

      Reply

  6. willofheart
    Dec 30, 2011 @ 14:33:45

    this is amazing it’s like I am travelling in there from out of now where to the universe with this piece…fantastic…

    Reply

  7. zumpoems
    Dec 30, 2011 @ 17:29:47

    Nice change of pace into the sci-fi realm! Very nicely done!

    Reply

  8. willowdot21
    Dec 30, 2011 @ 20:33:48

    It is where my dreams and day dreams often take me maybe I should share more. thank you ! xx

    Reply

  9. Thomas Davis
    Jan 01, 2012 @ 14:48:58

    These are interesting poems. I’ve read several, along with your bridge-to-the-present-the-past Christmas posts, and you are doing interesting, creative work that has a lot of vitality.

    Reply

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