The Junction
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The Junction

Hidden in the Kudzu

A Poem

the oak gate was there
hidden in the kuzdu
just where you said it would be

vines had rotted its hinges
long ago, but it still swung out
an invasive species
snags things in place
traps them in a mounded forest

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Samantha Lazar

Poetry, fiction, and essays in celebration of being a Mom, Wife, Educator, Writer, & Lover of Life.