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Michael Witkowski

Rookie (14 July 1973 / Berent)

Laurel path


Laurel wears my head
Sesame gilts my sweaty
countenance
Thus i breach the world
Caring and tossing
Pluck up courage
Off smithereens of disgust
Coy swallows fly past
my sight
But i walk on, walk on
Through water over mire
Through despond over slough

Submitted: Tuesday, January 11, 2005

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