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Poems by Noelle Kocot
Compassion IV
I am Like a Desert Owl, an Owl Among the Ruins
On My Third Anniversary in New Jersey
The Peace That So Lovingly Descends
While Writing
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by Noelle Kocot

My body is 
A little 
Green sea.

Bears bathe
In it
Then go to

Sleep in the 
A four-wheeler

Slams past,
And then the 
Sea splashes

Around and 
O little sea,

O my body,
Sit here with me
While I just talk.

Copyright 2011 by Noelle Kocot. Used with permission of the author.
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