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A Hundred Gourds 1:4 September 2012
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blood test
on a wet autumn morning
the nurse tells me
she has seventeen roses
all of them white

space Andre Surridge – New Zealand
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  when all I needed
was to dance
on the cool green grass
my partner always the same –
the summer moon

space Angela Leuck – Canada
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    on a heritage walk
my daughter and I
stand witness
to Mumbai's rush hour traffic ...
gargoyles against blue sky

space Kala Ramesh – India
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in grainy sepia
our expectant young faces ...
soon it will be a year
since the boy leaning on me
committed suicide

space Sonam Chhoki – Bhutan
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  she asks me
what is the color
of loneliness ...
in the woman before me
I see a girl veiled in black

space Chen-ou Liu – Canada

 


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