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Monday, September 1, 2014

A long red hair

By Emma Martin

Calm like the rocks past the final silken reach of the waves, and then within it
Calm like the cat an hour after breakfast, fed, emptied, curled
Calm like a dove on the wire 
Calm like floating, cooking, cooling with a new wave
Calm like a long red hair
Calm like knowing you can't