Alicia Cole

The turtles are mudded down,
The air dank with leaf rot.
The new house that faces the bluff
Is all timber, everything
Bare-limbed this November.
I have three layers on.
The trees are one.

Alicia Cole is a writer and visual artist in Huntsville, AL. She's constantly creating. She enjoys raspberries, animals and riding in cars.

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