MJ blathers

dark poet who loves to laugh

‘indian marbles’

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like oyster pearls

these near spheres

begin as irritant infusions

a quartz crystal

or iron grain

layer upon layer of

binding carbonate

grows outward

hardening shells

weather erodes their surrounding

sandstone

freeing them

child’s play

Valley of Fire, Nevada

 

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Author: mjnordgren

I am creating a series of novels set in rural southwest Missouri in 1940

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