Woodlands/Swamplands by maggie woodward

WOODLANDS / SWAMPLANDS

here we are & it’s raining
here we are & the crickets are crooning
hello beetles / hello earthworms
hello rabbit-hearted lover

we crossed ten state lines to get here
we are far away from home
our skin smells like salt water / like swamp
we lick each other’s wounds Continue reading “Woodlands/Swamplands by maggie woodward”

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