Morgan Michaels


A Hoku Threne


I have heard the song
of the blackbird, the bluebird-
the bluebird's has phrasing.


Sweet state of Unrest
next to every other state
you would seem the best.


If to die's to tire
of your blues, dewy lupine
I am immortal.

Submitted: Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, September 10, 2013
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