"the moon comes down"
by Tab Mix
"it will —
they said —
like the basalt side
of the moon itself
we’ll lose half the atmosphere —
and that’s that
we all die"
When the news of the impending doomsday arrives, one family finally finds the time they always wished for but never thought they'd need.
"the moon came down" is a powerful examination of love, death, and the preciousness of life, from the author of A Sadistic Streak and The Bride.
"the moon came down" is available as a free PDF file.