Climbing

Above the trees you’ll find cairn cathedrals
pointing where the birds go. Left behind,
we climb step after step, guided

by feldspar flakes and diorite fists
that wear the radius of a river’s age.
Looking down on the world below, it’s clear

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Trapper Markelz (he/him) is a poet who writes from Boston, MA. His work has appeared in numerous journals and publications. Check out http://trappermarkelz.com

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Trapper Markelz

Trapper Markelz

Trapper Markelz (he/him) is a poet who writes from Boston, MA. His work has appeared in numerous journals and publications. Check out http://trappermarkelz.com