Sunday, January 22, 2012

January's Juices


At Mackenzie's Flat - hot dry air
stony riverbed, eucalypts shedding
bark and leaf urgently, ants dancing
on my toes and ankles, someone's
handbag covered! in them, and we
hadn't brought bathers, could only
wish we were wet.  But we agreed:
the cherries made up for everything.

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