Phobos and Deimos photographed by NASA's Mars Exploration Rover Spirit

tumbleweed moons—
red shadows
over martian prairie

Copyright © 2011, Robert Borski

Image Credit: NASA/JPL/Cornell/ Texas A&M

Robert Borski's poetry appears most often in Star*Line and Strange Horizons. As an eighth grader in Stevens Point, Wisconsin, he was introduced to the night sky via the eyepiece of his neighbor Stephen Walther, who would later found Astronomy magazine.