The Illusory Stillness

A haiku by Mary K. Gowdy

The illusory stillness
of the night sky in a timeline
that won’t stop moving.

 

Originally published in the October 2017 issue of Better Than Starbucks. Here’s the link.

 

“If the definition of poetry is ‘the best words in the best order,’ then this is classical poetry.”
– Kevin McLaughlin