Yes, fat hare, flee from the hungry dog.
He’s lost; he hasn’t eaten. He pursues you
with more purpose than he’s ever felt.
O quick and twitching dart,
I’ve devoted myself to nothing.
Lauren Winchester's poems have appeared in Passages North, The Philadelphia Review of Books, BOAAT, and elsewhere. She received her MFA from The Writing Seminars at Johns Hopkins University, and her work has been supported by the Edward Albee Foundation. Visit her website here: www.LaurenWinchester.com
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