POETRY

Waking Moon

By

Last night I fell
into the sky

with silver gulls
light as they.

Earth spilled in
the Milky Way,

I saw it through
an open eye.

Cally Conan-Davies studied literature and psychology in Melbourne, Australia. She taught and practiced bibliotherapy before moving to the United States in 2012. Her poems have appeared, and are forthcoming, in Poetry, The New Criterion, The Hudson Review, The Virginia Quarterly Review, The Raintown Review, The Sewanee Review and The Southwest Review, among others. She has been nominated for The Pushcart Prize and Best of The Net. She lives in both Colorado and Oregon with her husband, David Mason, the current Poet Laureate of Colorado.

Last night I fell
into the sky

with silver gulls
light as they.