The Howling Owl
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The Howling Owl

POETRY

Gods Changing Leaves

Free verse

Jessica Lee McMillan © 2022

in attempt to fix the colours,
I inhaled them off the branch
stained deep in bronchi

but tripped and fell at the site
of gods changing shape
in a treasure pile of leaves

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The Howling Owl is a new juried publication featuring poetry, fiction, essays, and reviews. The publication is new — March 2022 — and will change over time.

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Jessica Lee McMillan

Jessica Lee McMillan

Poet, Iconoclast, Word Nerd. Likes shiny things. Writes on Philosophy, Music, Nature.

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