Triple Lucky Constellation

by Nancy Ellis Taylor

I have swallowed 3 lucks

"lucky star of the tents"
"lucky star of the king"
"luck of lucks"

My fortune is made

But I see
the dragon rising

Copyright © 2003, Nancy Ellis Taylor

by Johann Bayer

Nancy Ellis Taylor lives and writes near LAX. She gives readings locally several times a year. Her work has appeared in a variety of journals, including Xenophilia, Raven Electrick, Strange Horizons, Star*line, Aldebaran and The Magazine of Speculative Poetry. And, this November, she will be a panelist at Loscon (The Los Angeles Science Fiction Convention.)

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