Poetry Blog by Adam Whitworth (2018, Nature)

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Once An Acorn

Handsome oak tree, one grand thread,

but split, split, split. Tangle of limbs,

cloud of leaves, your thread is

a network of veins; what is more

alive than you? What years have you

not known, and intimately:

their seasons have a particular ring

in your meticulous soul.

 

Unaware of my second nature

still you know how I plague a world

-it is in the air that sustains ...

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