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April wakes up in Ohio, not sure how it got there

A tanka

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October 15, 2018
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Rusted stiff with sleep,
bluing beneath the gray seal,
browning before its
greening, slush sopping and beams
bending loose numb, molding limbs

Casey Mazzoli
Casey Mazzoli is from Ohio, where she’s a full-time Midwestern winter combatant. She also works at her local library and freelances. She has her Bachelor’s degree in English and Writing from Indiana Wesleyan University. Twitter: @caseyrmazzoli

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