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Snake Island

Stones and bones hide memories: July’s Prose Poem Prompt

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Over 147,000 snakes on Snake Island, they said.
I wish I’d paid attention before stepping on it. Was it a boat that took us there?
Or maybe only a bridge?

All memories have been expunged by that family of six, dancing in the sun in a magical weave, rising up to the tips…

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