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Pat Lowther

what i want is to be
aware of the spaces between stars, to breathe
continuously the sources of sky,
a veined sail moving,
my love never setting
foot to the dark
anvil of earth

— Pat Lowther, from “Random Interview,” Time Capsule (Polestar, 1996)

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