as if death had lit a pale light
in your flesh, your flesh
was cold to my touch, or not cold
but cool, cooling
You said, Name the world.
So I said, I call this a spangle tree.
How about, you said, a rose-hued spangle tree.
That’s beautiful, I said.
Let’s name the world together.
When despair for the world grows in me
and I wake in the night at the least sound
in fear of what my life and my children’s lives may be…
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