Summer, West Midlands Coast, Australia

Childhood Summer. Wind scorches skin. No leaves to shelter beneath. Trees grow bent at ninety degrees if they make it to waist height. Everlasting daisies in yellow and pink and white rustle and rattle in the breeze. No green. Summer. Parents wilt on the back verandah. Radio on low volume. Outback long-drop dunny buzzes with … Continue reading Summer, West Midlands Coast, Australia

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