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Wind Drunk Women

Cin Salach

Wind drunk
women may leave
most men to cry
over raw pink
skies and lazy gardens,
but like the moon,
they must do their
dreaming by day
and sleep when
no one is watching.

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"Wind Drunk Women" from Looking for a Soft Place to Land by Cin Salach. Copyright © 1996. Reprinted with the permission of the author and Tia Chucha Press.


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