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Poem for Sarajevo

Poem for Sarajevo These are Olympic ruins, Hallucinating force: Muscle, nerve, steel, and ice Exploding, roaring above Sarajevo Past yearning spectators, Native and foreign, Who spurned distance, needing No translation for ecstasy. Now useless permanence, Intimacy’s stripped, severed spine Unmooring, … Continue reading

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