little moth / i do not think you’ll escape

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Passage I

by Maureen N. McLane

beautiful bug gate next to waypost - 2010.04.08

garden gate, NE portland

little moth
I do not think you’ll escape
this night

I do not think
you’ll escape this night
little moth

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bees in clover
summer half over
friends without lovers

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I bite a carrot
horsefly bites me

View From a Window - 2010.03.16

view from my bedroom window

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I thought it was you
moving through the trees

but it was the trees

I thought it was your finger
grazing my knee

it was the breeze

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