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“King For A Day”

Flapping sails beat out the background rhythm While pulsing lines trill a song of despair. A small bird circles the winged sloop, then lands. A slack shroud snags the sparrow’s foot Strident sounds of panic pierce the placid air. The … Continue reading

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