My Gatherer

Image courtesy of Marie Marchand

caught in moontides
at twilight
briny seawater
scrubs & sears
my lungs

a hypnotic pulse
illumines the shore
my beacon

you pull me from
the noose of
shipwreck nets
& frothwaves

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Poet Laureate of Ellensburg, WA. Author of Gifts to the Attentive from Winter Goose Publishing. mishiepoet.com @mishiepoet

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