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Alex Conall, social justice bard ([personal profile] alexconall) wrote2015-06-29 12:24 pm

Ancestry

A leaf on the wind
blown here and there
unsettled.
Its roots are—where?
Across the seas and skies,
a journey long and far,
expensive too.
Is there a scar
where leaf was torn from tree?
Can it put down roots here
and tell them true
that this is home that will not disappear?

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