Dust

“I hear you crying.”

a. a. gallagher
ILLUMINATION
Published in
2 min readJul 25, 2019

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Image by Andy Li on Unsplash — “Green to Grey”

I hear you crying

Your once proud mantle turned to

powdered dust.

Green to grey.

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I hear you crying

as your roots dry out

bulbs, corms, and rhizomes shrivel,

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a. a. gallagher
ILLUMINATION

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