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Akaka Falls – May 6

5.6.2015  [Akaka Falls] knees buckle, arms quake, head ducks in terror at nature’s height   primate, primitive instinct pulls one lower to ground, feet splayed head hunched, arms akimbo, hands clenching whatever is graspable, the eyes barely able to raise … Continue reading

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hey big boy – August 4

8.3.2014 forest glade primeval dark, bare stream wending, older trees down, roots lifted out of the softened earth by summer squalls.   breathe in, pause. one barred owl calls and a lady love replies.   hey big boy, I’m over … Continue reading

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feathered brutes – December 18

12.18 large black ovoids move in step through the snow pack, wild turkey feathered brutes spreading out as in a hunt.   Franklin’s noble bird in charge of their own lives, primal, ancient, direct inhabitants of territories we think of … Continue reading

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