loud

last night the moon
drove me home
wheeled up the sky
grinning orange

shone so loud
i couldn't hear the stars.

- Elizabeth Paxson

Elizabeth Paxson is both writer/poet and visual artist. She owes much of her love affair with words to an aunt, who often read to her and corrected her grammar when she was young. Much of her work reflects vivid imagery. Her art may be seen at: www.elizabethpaxson.com.