To wax, I read:
“To increase in phase or intensity.”*
Of celestial bodies, of satellites.
Sigils sought in breadth of night.
Of things you think you know the pattern to.
Of you. Of course. Of course. Of you.
*Credit bestowed where credit is due:
those lexicographers know their moon.
Merriam-Webster inspired this piece
as much as luna did, as much the trees.*