Elysian Fields: Redacted Poem #1

Text from the Egyptian Book of the Dead, Chapter CX: Elysian Fields. The underlying image is a close-up shot from Cassini; one of Saturn’s moons, Daphnis, appears just to the right of the words “I plough” ploughing through the rings and creating ripples. Cassini image credit: CICLOPS/Cassini/NASA.

8 comments
    • tychogirl said:

      Thanks, Nick! Much appreciated.

  1. I’ve tried this before. It is so difficult to do well! And you do it great! Thanks for the beautiful lines.

  2. dreamswillcatchyou said:

    this is such a beautiful passage, love it! 🙂

  3. Steen said:

    Nice! Love how you visually expressed this poem; awesome…

  4. itchy said:

    These poems are just brilliant !!

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