Inevitable Cities

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Romantic cities
beautiful grime, take this blood
shed from broad shoulders
drained for you

Invisible cities
can not be put by,
no matter how vast
your distant horizon

Inevitable cities
even the farm girl
drags a consonant line: a road
in the dirt

day one Napowrimo challenge 30 poems in 30 days

© 2013 Abby Smith, Writer

Chicago Il. April 1 st 2013

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About vsvevg

Hello, I'm Abby Smith. I started this blog to write about the pursuit of a self-sustainable life in rural Mexico. Then my husband and I moved to Nicaragua, where we created a successful farm-to-table and in-house charcuterie program for a high-end beach resort. With mad butchery and cheese-making skills under my belt, I now return to my first love: writing, as a freelance food and travel writer.

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