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the fishmonger

In my dream we are terrible fish mouths slicing our cheeksas we siphon kelpSometimes we hide in the greenfrom the ripple and flashof the diver and her maskThen over the ledgethrough the dark water we fallwatched by The Old Man of Hoy And the sea hides us under her chop and swell But that diver [...]

august twenty-five

death gathers her wings spread wide your mother’s body to hide soft, you ask soft, you pray in the morning rain that pours tears on the world awash cleansing us all as one soul she prepares stainless again as at birth in this place of illusion that is and is not life and death reflect [...]

Deerfoot

Crowfoot’s nephew / Api Kai Ees / ‘Scabby Dried Meat’ from Gleichen Well over six feet/ Lanky and lean, as thin as a crane Nothing but disdain for the uniform and fence On offence Your cattle / Your horses / Your rations, yes And a large advance sum / Because I can beat those white [...]