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POETRY

Afterwards

When it’s all over

Photo by Philip Graves on Unsplash

Afterwards,
crows were given
seats in parliament.
Growth was measured in forests,
greed was a treatable condition
and the only religion was love.
An economy based on death
was unthinkable.

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Caroline Mellor

Caroline Mellor

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Mother, writer and tea drinker living in the Sussex Weald. Poetry, prose and personal essays. www.carolinemellorwriter.com