Stanzas from the Active Nuclear Process Zone
your quest for me!
Seek me in
far ionic lands,
Hold your hyper-vision
close to me,
in my hands.
me with the tabaret.
me from Olivet.
I saw your
face in the photons of the night
your fractals in the ion trail of light
the dawning. I sensed your mesons in the mists of
drank your colors in the neutron clouds at eventide,
dark electrons like the leopard's hide.
to me from elemental flame, from a living fire
me by name! And in the burning floods of deep
heart was yours to plunder or to hire.
beneath the sea could veil your dazzling face.
winds, wandering lost in space!
me to Olivet.
And in my hyper-mesonic
quest my heart enfolded all of you.
In the memories
of the photons of the zircons in my tears.
In the ringing
of the valence arcs singing in my ears.
In the visionary
hope of you, stronger than my fears.
of your patience was measured not in years.
Zircon so I could be
roughly shod for thee.
The winds are
sung like song when love is stronger than the
the terror, the neutrons and the ghosts, the
spheres that glide through spatial hosts.
of hyper-paths across these photon skies,
the Zircon King with fire in his eyes!
Copyright © 2005 by Robert E. Romanelli