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Live from Sleepy Hollow
(Gusev Crater, Mars '04)

 

Ann K. Schwader

 

 

Spirit
of a new year
sifts crimson mystery
ancient past impact dust, whispered
water
crater code for what we lonely
long to dream . . . fingerprint
fossils of lost
spirit.

 

 


Author Bio

Ann K. Schwader is an active member of both SFWA and HWA. Her new chapbook of horror & dark SF verse, Architectures of Night, is available now from Dark Regions Press. Strange Stars & Alien Shadows, her first dark fiction collection, is now available in eBook & POD versions from Lindisfarne Press.

Check out Ms. Schwader's dark fiction and sample stories.

Author web page.

Other poems by Ms. Schwader
A Thawing of Ghosts
Deep Sky Desert
For All the Starlost
In Darker Skies of Mind
In the Canyon Lands
Markian 348

Spirits of Caral
You Know They're Watching

 

 


 

 

"Live from Sleepy Hollow" Copyright © 2003 Ann K. Schwader. All rights reserved.
Published by permission of the author.

 

This page last updated 07-25-04.

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