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By Any Other name

By Any Other Name

written by: Lisa De Castro



Bloodgold dripped
Into the soil
Into me

I was planted, not buried
Rose, thorns first
Opening to the sun’s grace

Corolla, spread like wings
Skyward, searching
While rooted
Not bound
To bloodgold drops
Of you

Lisa De Castro

Lisa De Castro

Lisa De Castro is the author of three books: Margot (a novella), The Beauty of Decay (a book of poetry), and The Girls of Songwood (a novel). Her writng has been featured in Resurrection Magazine, and Janus Literary. Lisa is a high school English teacher who enjoys reading, and writing, a range of eclectic literature.
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