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Far-flying, far-seeing,
the great span
harnessing air.
A sudden folding
to torpedo depths.
The raising of a creature
to a different element.
Distance shrinks
in his weightlessness
yet he’s burdened
with mystery and myth.

Gill Learner

first published in Acumen 88, May 2017;
in collection Change, 2021, Two Rivers Press, ISBN 978-1-909747-89-0