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Lives solely in the rhythm of counterstatement
a true masquerade of space
that is, glorious
flowers from the gardens
and greenhouses bloom
today, a body is a wrought-iron fence
tomorrow the same.
Round the ring, circle the clique, hoop the halo.
Out of this world, she was.

Text by Jordan Scott. Prompt: 1959 – Tibetan uprising: Fearing an abduction attempt by China, 300,000 Tibetans surround the Dalai Lama’s palace to prevent his removal.

Text by Christof Migone. Prompts: texts by Jordan and Kathryn plus the prompts they chose.

Text by Kathryn Kuitenbrouwer. Prompt: 1977 – Rings of Uranus: Astronomers discover rings around Uranus.

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