While colored rings marry some planets
our sky is the shorter, bluer end of the spectrum
scattering due to and away from the source
a wavelength stronger than the Sun
like sounds of spoken language scatter
free from us among atoms of terrestrial light.
for dVerse Poets Pub Quadrille prompt
Episode 7 of the PoJo Show — a podcast mixing poetry, spoken word, music, and sound — is now up on the Sound Files page and on my YouTube channel. This episode is called “Beyond & Back: Punk Poetry featuring Exene Cervenka