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Without Roots

(re-post from 2 years ago)


South winds

(c) B. Albright 2011

push the great fir

to mortal degree,

its many arms thrashing

in dark circles,

its body twisted in deep groan.

And I would be that bird

 perched white at the top –

 I’d play the storm

 swaying in brave arcs

 without roots.


(c) 1995, 2013  Betty Hayes Albright

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