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August 26*

stalwart massive cedar drooping branches lattice of layered bark rooting into the damp and pliant earth i lay my hand onto the bark to touch, to understand. something opens. it moves far inside. *Copyright 2010 by Luther Allen. This poem … Continue reading

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October 28*

the tickling prickle of fir needles the soft furrows of cedar bark the waxy leather of salal the prick of oregon grape the smooth cold of alder trunk the stab of blackberry the crucifixion of devil’s club the soft bed, … Continue reading

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