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  • Writer's pictureSarah Delia

Ganga Prayers

Set fire to the water From the shapeshifting shores

Of mothers body Shipping prayers to calmer places in sailboats made of sticks surrender the fate of my direction to the wavering hands of wild blue winds she offers nothing straight tonight just ripples breaking evenly outward in all directions from the center of a sodden ship

[india 2014]

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