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Apr 16, 2018

As drought threatens, the door opens onto dying trees

A poem by John Kinsella.

John Kinsella

Poet and editor

Look outside cautiously, knowing the sap

and blood will be thinner, less than before.

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3 thoughts on “As drought threatens, the door opens onto dying trees

  1. RL

    It takes a poem to tell of the feeling of the devastation we continue to inflict on our beautiful country.
    Thanks John.

  2. AR

    That’s 2 strikes, Crikey.
    One more allocation of scarce pixels, or bits or wotever, to poetry and I’m outa here.
    It was powerful & very evocative.

  3. Kfix

    Lovely and terrible and lovely.

    Well done Crikey for publishing this.

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