on this side of cluster

by Kathy Jiang

i want to be small
as andromeda in the window,
no light but the light inside.
the night pricks at nothing
revelation without itself.
a wheel clicking down the hall.

Kathy Jiang was born in Neijiang, China and raised in the suburbs of Washington, D.C. She is a recent graduate of the College of William and Mary, where she was Editor-in-Chief of the William and Mary Review.