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Drowning

Rainwater seeps into the soil, pooling in pockets of air. Worms must surface; their setae grip the earth as they tunnel upwards. Above the dark and damp, the rich worm castings, stands Michael…

Dark Spots

This day is lady bug melting in the sun;
He’s a man. The bug, the lady.
A manny bug for pun!
It smells like a funeral flower,
And tastes like butterfly’s wings…