The Stars Are Right
a poem by Brandon Black
Yet again, the stars are right;
It is time for us to go.
Escape across the Dreaming;
Moons rise, dark lights ebb and flow.
Dreams shatter the wills of Men;
Tides flow and worlds unravel.
Madness prevails in conquest;
Across the stars we travel.
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Fantasy, science fiction and steampunk author Brandon Black is the editor of New Orleans By Gaslight, a first of its kind anthology of steampunk and gaslamp fantasy poetry and fiction set in Victorian-era New Orleans. Brandon is also the web content manager for the Week in Geek, New Orleans’ favourite fantasy and science fiction themed radio talk show, every Saturday at 1 pm CST on WGSO 990 AM. Click here to check out Brandon’s ever-expanding list of published works.