Loose Words
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Loose Words

POETRY

CRIMES ON THE MOON

Free verse

Somewhere a teenager reads the headline
“Canada extends criminal code to the moon”
and they are thinking up the crimes;
how, on a dime, role models might flip to perps.

The astronaut is no longer a space cowboy
on a lawless frontier, now that we know
footprint evidence…

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