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Untitled Tanka


Debbie Strange

this is the song
of our humpback hearts
when we listen
to the ocean breathing
blood returns to water

This poem originally appeared in Skylark 4.1, 2016.

Debbie Strange (Canada) is a chronically ill short-form poet, artist, and photographer. Thousands of her poems and artworks have appeared in hundreds of publications worldwide. Please visit her archive:

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