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A Quarterly Journal
Jeffrey Woodward, Founder & Owner
Ray Rasmussen, General Editor

Volume 13, Number 4, December 2019
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Marilyn Humbert
Sydney, NSW, Australia


Aftermath

I stand on rocks jutting into the calm inlet. Behind me, the breakwater at the river’s mouth holds back the waves rising and falling. A southerly wind catches spume, flings spindrift high. The rhythmic pounding recedes as I move farther away.

remission—
seagulls drift
skyward

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