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Monday, 14 March 2022

Postcard to Parsnip by Stacie Leatherman

Since we end,
there must be you,
who sweetens
because of frost.

Pale carrot cousin,
naked mole rat of root vegetable.

They call common statice
marsh-rosemary,
sea-lavender.

But the underworld’s
strung with lanterns,
pockets of moon.

From: https://www.terrain.org/2021/poetry/stacie-leatherman/

Date: 2021

By: Stacie Leatherman (19??- )