Out!

Throw back your head

Release that choking

Wrung-tight

Gut-deep

Howl

.

Let it rip the last leaves from poplars

Slap around the lake

Cut through the Arctic wind

Smack into the mountains

Crack countless shards from glaciers

Tear open the glowering sky

And let sunshine in

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CLP 08/12/2019

Published by

Christopher Perry

Liberté, Equalité, Humanité