Elizabeth Dickinson

Sufficient Light

Darkness abets silence
in waiting wounds.
Holes pierce sky 
from a thousand eyes
begging sincere light 
to enter. Shooting stars 
are brave enough 
to be beautiful
in cascade. 
Words of a poet
tucked safely
in dust.

Elizabeth Dickinson has a MFA in Writing. She has work published and forthcoming in RiggwelterDrunk Monkeys,MoonchildRhythm 'N Bonesand Ink in Thirds. She currently resides in Evanston, Illinois.