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Aliens by Neetu

November 26, 2021 by in category Poet's Day by Neetu Malik tagged as , , , ,


Wind-blown seeds
land in unknown soil

in hopes that they will grow
into trees
strong and dense with leaves
heavy with fruit
in fertile ground
where rivers do not
run dry

they do not yet know
what winds and snows
await them
in seasons to come

how frost might freeze
tender sprouts.

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