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A Waterfall Before the Storm

A waterfall before the storm:
air bursting green, a funnel of
wings, the brim boring down.
Lead, a broken tomb, the vile
sun, bilious and detached. Mist
rises with the wind, jackets blow
aside. Arm in arm, we climb. In
the pounding of the rocks a
mouth, the wordless thought of
a deaf giant. Our feet find
no hold.

 

Margaret Shultz, age 18
Iowa City, Iowa

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