Muscadine Lines: A Southern Journal

The Boarder

Mark Rhodes


I've lit too many times this smoke
Now harsh, short, fraying, black; again
Beneath the eaves against the rain
Scrunched up like a dripping wren.

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Mark Rhodes is a poet from South Carolina.

© Mark Rhodes

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