Sextant

in the zone of avoidance
poetry is our sidereal instrument
measuring the major and minor streets
of the pinwheeling galaxy of our own city
dust clouds the milky way, starlight scatters
the view beyond our own dwarf galaxy obstructed
if we were radio waves we’d know each other completely

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About Gesture Press

The poetry of Nicholas Power and his reviews of singular poems in a sequence titled Cadence.
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