The Hollow (33)

This entry is part 33 of 48 in the series The Hollow


elderly beech

bark gathered in folds as if
it doesn’t fit right


zigzag scar
in a hemlock trunk

its sealed lips


the arc of a tree’s
mid-life crisis


the vanishing distance
between their two positions


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