effercrescent | Amanda N. Butler
Amanda N. Butler is the author of chapbooks Tableau Vivant (dancing girl press, 2015) and effercrescent (dancing girl press, 2017). Her poetry has also appeared in Haikuniverse, NatureWriting, poems2go, and others. She can be found on Twitter @arsamandica and blogging at arsamandica.wordpress.com.
Castle on the Moon
I once stood on a platform
the universe spinning around me
of crescent ascending crescendos
down the moonstone corridors
pupils are full tonight
wrists inches from the waist
in balcony major.