Light years

Punctate photonic fountains
Paint splashes on celestial canvas
Swirling overhead in the Milky Way
Carrying me hundreds of millions of years
Into the youth of the Universe

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1 thought on “Light years”

  1. The farther away we see, the farther back in time we travel. Curious, isn’t it? Some of those faraway galaxies might not even exist now, but what does now mean to us? Is now just the event horizon, what we as observers see?

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