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March 2007, vol 3 no 1

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Dustan Neal

Winter Sleet

Winter sleet covers my parked car; exhaust greets fog in the empty lot.

"I'm withdrawing from school," she says.

"What? What about us?" I shout.

She places her hands over her stomach. "I..." her eyes sink.

Radio static fills my head, the door slams, tears meet ice.

winter storm
a lone cub
circles embers