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Is Alexi’s Poem About Racing Or Prepping For The Race?

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Photo: Stephan Bullard

Squirrel

 

I sprint

certain

the gun has gone off

 

no longer

weighed down

with doubt

 

like a squirrel

scurries

to collect the things

that need collecting

before the someday

definitely storm.