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PLUMBING THE DEPTHS

Plumbing the Dream

where a grey-haired man in a suit appears in my shower

“Jung’s Plumbing is a plumbing contractor from Seattle.” Yelp
“Water is the commonest symbol for the unconscious.” Carl Jung

I am on the phone with a friend
when I hear water.
I am old,
but not that old — I remember
to turn off appliances.

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Jenine "Jeni" Baines

There was a star riding through clouds one night, & I said to the star, ‘Consume me’… — Virginia Woolf