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"Put your ear down close to your soul and listen hard." Anne Sexton 

Heather Brager is a critically acclaimed juggler of calamity, an accomplished procrastinator, and shuffler of idioms. Her poetry and drawings can be found in various digital and print journals around the globe, and on the web.  She currently resides in New England and prefers the precipice of where the Atlantic meets the sand to the official looking office where she spends most of her time. 

Thursday, August 15, 2013

stygian and ember.

Click to Listen.


she was a bird that night
above chaos and fires
rationalizing and migrating
guided by charcoal instinct
to another careful decent

she was a bird that night
black and blue down
slack in a cool wind
eyes obsidian and the sea
she was hollow
and she was light


© 8.15.13 heather brager   

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