Frabjous Times

math scifaiku poetry

Beyond the veil

two steps
past infinity your green eyes
haunt me
reptile amygdala I was,    am still

a beaded clutch
the one where she keeps
the Aleph
‘In a 1970 commentary on the story, Borges explained, “What eternity is to time, the Aleph is to space.”’
Published in Scifaikuest February 2007 print edition.
Last modified: Sat Sep 22 20:11:33 CDT 2007
Added amygdala verse. Added Aleph verse. Added publication note. Adjusted split markup.
Previously published: Tue Nov 8 12:47:52 2005
Previously published: Sun Nov 6 12:58:07 2005
Previously published: Fri Nov 4 16:36:19 2005