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Heritage

Generations
layer secrets
like leaves across
the forest floor;
holding hands and
passing whispers
down the family tree
like mycelium
transporting
warnings
along the roots
of the trees.


6 responses to “Heritage”

  1. Oh, those trees! Thanks for sharing these lovely lines.

  2. mtpoet says:

    The final five lines are grand!

  3. K. Bruce Florence says:

    Loved generations layer secrets, well in fact I loved all the words of this extraordinary poem.

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