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"... brevity is the soul of wit ..."
- William Shakespeare


J.S. MacLean has been writing poetry since the early 70s with two collections "Molasses Smothered Lemon Slices" and "Infinite Oarsmen for one" available on Amazon. He has around 175 poems published in journals and magazines internationally in Canada, USA, Ireland, UK, France, Israel, India, Bangladesh, Thailand, and Australia. He enjoys the outdoors, and indoors too. In 2007 he won THIS Magazine's Great Canadian Literary Hunt in Poetry (1st Prize). He strives for lyrical and hopes for accidental.

J.S. MacLean

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Earth fused by gravity,
gyred by the sun star;
state fractionated.
Cooled crust rock eroded,
rubbled and crumbled,
ground into ground.
We, rousing in an ocean
move on and into.