Science and Science Fiction poetry: She came to see me

She came to see me
resplendent in red
glittering with dust
her elegant bone structure evident more than ever
desiccated and dead
spacesuit blown
floating past the view screen
when I know we retrieved her from orbit yesterday

Copyright © 2017 Kim Whysall-Hammond

“She came to see me” was first published in the Science Fiction and Fantasy Poetry Associations print journal Star*Line 40.4:

  http://www.sfpoetry.com/sl/issues/starline40.4.html

Today is Science and SF Monday — A poem each week which either has a science theme or is Science Fiction…..

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