numb

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this is it

isn’t it

the wind

howling into the opening

of the windows

on an afternoon

when the monsoons

of rainfall

fall onto pillows

hanging below zero

as we wait for the freezing

to begin

as we wait for the floods

to settle.

at least once

© Hudson Biko

Photograph by Hailey Kean

 

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