An Incision in Black

   An incision in blackThe vast canopy  of the night sky    rupturesA faint glintilluminatesThe slither pierces as if by scalpelbeaming down upon an  operating tableThrough dim anesthesiabalance tottersThe waivering channel lurestoward a final light  leading onward "It is during our darkest moments that we must focus to see the light."-Aristotle Weekly Theme:Quote Prompts

The Apple and the Worm

Lustre from the appleThe zest, the zealThe core, the peelWere found lackingPrecious appeal Terms of the wormImposter, gestationAlien, infestationA Perfect habitatHousing and hydration Fallen and devouredThe rot, the frayThe mold, the decaySeeds a chrysalisA tree some day