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Spelunking So Far Inside, the Memory of Sunlight Long Swallowed Up

Prose poem: soothing fires

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Some days it’s like willfully climbing into a kiln

At a balmy 104°, thoughts baking off quicker than moisture on an eager Arizona afternoon — cacti of irritation flourishing next to bleached bones & that ever-present vulture, self-doubt — pecking at eyes easily led to wander as…




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Danielle Loewen

Danielle Loewen

she/her | reader | queer feminist | recovering academic | body lover | gamer | poet & fabulist

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