Poem: Event Horizon

Event Horizon

by Red Haircrow

The convergence of spheres,
heartbeat millisecond
of sound
light bright all around
the curve,
the deep curve of
infinite darkness at
the center field of view.
Floating neither backwards
nor ahead,
swimming in the
chill of space,
time slowed to
a single draw of breath,
last in a series.
Star drive engages
carrying memories
back to earth.

2 thoughts on “Poem: Event Horizon

    1. I assume you are referring to the US sci-fi series, Stargate? I’ve never watched any of them, nor the original film. I am an old-time reader of classic sci-fi books, among other things…

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