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To Cause to Stand Still

Emily Barton Altman

From the hearth, focus:
the earth, hot and still
in its instance.
Fire as root,
tended and sown for some other
need, other than
here. Be
here—how easy it is
to leave and to take,
nothing behind.
Recycle bones, frail


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