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Thursday, 22 August 2013

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in the third month
the water rose
and fell upon the land

300 tonnes came later
as an angel blew to warn
of oceanic bitterness                                                                          

will a great star fall from heaven?
did we miss it?
is it here?

a wormwood wasting Fukushima
waits on level 3

© Laura Taylor






Laura Taylor has been writing and performing poetry for nearly 3 years, and has lost control of the brakes.

2 comments:

  1. Such sensitivity is memorable. Liked the poem a lot!

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