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Karen Watson's Writings

Poem
Oct.14.2009
TODAY: A Year Later: Reflections on 9/11, fall 2002
While others survive, Or die Across the world, Deep in the caves, Or caught on the tundra, Between the bombs, Between the tribes, Caught powerless, Between the violent dance of differing ideas.   I survived the night, Here at home. Awake. Counting my heartbeats, Loud in the night. The moon gazed in at my sleeplessness, Through curtainless windows Through...