You Know They're Watching


Ann K. Schwader

on nights when space
turns blind black mirror for half scried stars,
when winds from another world taint the breeze
with sub-subliminal warning,
when even
this dim horizon resembles eyebrows
arcing above . . .
               two planets, surely.

Author Bio

Ann K. Schwader lives and writes in Westminster, CO. She is an active member of both SFWA and HWA. Her poems have recently appeared in Tales of the Unanticipated, The Magazine of Speculative Poetry, Icarus Ascending, Star*Line, and elsewhere.

Her Lovecraftian dark poetry collection The Worms Remember was published this spring by Hive Press. She will be reading and signing at NecronomiCon in Providence, RI this August.


"You Know They're Watching" Copyright © 2001 Ann K. Schwader. All rights reserved.
Published by permission of the author.
This page last updated 7-14-01.

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