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Seasons MAG

March 8, 2009
By Myrah SILVER, Jacksonville, Florida
Myrah SILVER, Jacksonville, Florida
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And my relatives, the skeletons of the North,
tell me it's like
the snow smothering the crops,
a hot sun melting the ice,
the seeds steeped in the soil
emerging once again, green.

They plant my grandmother into the
frigid earth,
and I want to ask just how they plan to
harvest her next season.

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