• Vol. 08
  • Chapter 07

Deal

Dumbstruck by river’s flow,
the dark only a moment
she need navigate,
she let the watchers watch,

drew upon her urge
to plunge and scrape
lungs raw with breath, v a smudged dance

down to wildness,
mud-stuck, with just
the one idea left:
if that face would stay,

so would she.

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