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He digs and drills so deep

that foundations may well crumble


Bottles himself away in lonely

lines of ribbed blue glass

upon some lop-sided shelf


The handwritten label, applied

and slid square with the rest of the world


The contents sealed in

wax from the neck down to do their time


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mental health

Spring Tanka

A winter bite that

mocks the spring, pincers its cocoon.

A life supported?

Cease one's internal decay,

Even ice melts. Love's fluidity.

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