“The Artemis Contract” from Obscurious
The Bonesetter’s Revenge, Book 1
Version 8: Page 3
2011

I will aim to create
what has never been
with eyes that see
differently
with words that speak
of twilight reverie
with the darkness
of a full eclipse
with sun and moon intersecting
at the archer’s tip
until the light
returns
one day
to the shade
i will silently
away