Sphatika, the Sphinx Moth

Sphatika, the Sphinx Moth

By: Marcia Beckford

I admit to feeling snagged the past few days.

‘Twas a loop of videos I found myself watching.

Newborns, the subject of the distraction.

When will this happen to Goddess I beseeched

Very soon came the prediction

Then lo and behold today

A newborn moth, adult insect

uncocooned on solar eclipse day

Is this God’s entertainment?

What a feeling of sheer delight!

When Sphatika was inside of her cacoon

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *