Solar Station

by Andrew G. McCann

 

Laser link to Earth

is shattered by solar flares.

Who will warn them now?

 

Here on Mercury's Dark Side

I will be first to feel it.

 

Tanka Poem copyright © 1995 by Andrew G. McCann
Tanka is an unrhymed Japanese verse-form poem consisting of five lines that contains 5-7-5-7-7 syllabic structure.

Artwork copyright © 1990-1998 by Romeo Esparrago.

 


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