Back then, the new growth on redwoods was the brightest
green and tasted of citrus, a good vitamin source if you were lost
in the woods, which I wasn’t, I was pure found girl skipping…
They scare us with headlights. They swerve
into our bodies. They surround us with houses
and ten foot high fences.
The way the lightning-split
willow was tugged,
wandy and half still alive,
It refused to uncork.
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