To a Firefly

 

Twilight-beacon, fluorescent like

some robot wasp, flashing

across my hand, how d’you find my

digital watch? Dashing?

 

Its blue light beams, a perfect mate

for the firefly, as through

all of nature, modernity

pulses, through us, through you.

 

 

 

 


 

From “Disoccidented” by Alfie Shoyger:

https://www.amazon.co.uk/Disoccidented-Alfie-Shoyger/dp/1999922859

 

https://alfieshoyger.blogspot.com

 

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