Date of Creation
From their stakeouts below,
Kids are careful not to look directly up,
The way you avoid looking at the sun when you step outside,
Because the sun streams fire and
painted planks spit sand at the little gods of mischief. [excerpt]
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Cohen, Mirabelle R., "The Boardwalk" (2020). Student Publications. 783.