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photo by Samantha Malay, Seattle, Washington, 2020

Compass
by Samantha Malay
published in Poetry South, issue 13
https://www.muw.edu/poetrysouth


on the night path
tree trunks are dark torsos
twigs snag sleeve flannel
and unlace boots
lantern-glow limns cabin voices
and wood smoke
is diminished by rain

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