Pillar by Philip Berry (Lucent Dreaming Issue 9)

the wintered tree
drains time from the sky

its trunk plunged
through earth’s cracked shell

spreading one idea
through connected minds

press a palm
to its machinery hum

steal the wisdom
of a turbulent century.

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Lucent Dreaming is an independent creative writing magazine publishing beautiful, imaginative and surreal short stories, poetry and artwork from emerging authors and artists worldwide. Subscribe to Lucent Dreaming now, support us on Patreon and follow us on TwitterFacebook and Instagram
Philip’s poems have appeared in Black Bough, Poetry Birmingham, The Healing Muse, Deracine and Dream Noir. He also writes fiction and CNF. Philip works as a doctor in London.
@philaberry | www.philberrycreative.wordpress.com

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