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The Drought

I dreamt of a burning forest.A single spark ignited the terror.Roaring flames consumed everything. The hardiest trees have become brittle and dry.The fields are brown and barren.The wells bring forth only a trickle. The burning sun is high above me.Each … Continue reading

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Calling Out

The calling out of names The marching into a single line The communication with the leader The beginning of a wild struggle The world has been travelling its rounds There are many changes from year to year The stars are … Continue reading

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I Remember Well

I have been stepping quickly.            —to avoid the rain            —to see my family            —to enjoy the warm fire. I will have a special night. I will remember it well. As the sun rises tomorrow, I will recall a day full … Continue reading

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