No tree lays a hand on another tree’s neck.

Rattle

Excerpt from Laurel

Poem

Published in Rattle #54, Winter 2016

A tree is not anyone’s ward, not anyone’s burden, not anyone’s future
wife. If someone looked at a tree with lust, most of us would find that
disturbing.

Read and listen to the full poem at Rattle #54, Winter 2016 →

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