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I like your kind attention to this
horse with a white blaze that trots to meet
you. Its coat is stuck together with
mud. You pick sprigs of tree lucerne from
the yard of the white wooden church
on the corner of State Highway 6.
The leaves smell of summer, its flowers
are sweet white buds. From the dark curve of
his eyes he regards us. When I want
to feed him bit by bit, he uses
his deft tongue and blunt teeth to snatch up
the bunch from my hand. You know a damp
bank of herbs. In the spring you gather
cress, clover and tree lucerne, a huge
leafy bouquet to please the hungry
Johanna Aitchison
Michele Amas
Angela Andrews
Sarah Barnett
David Beach
Ken Bolton
Jenny Bornholdt
Rachel Bush  
Mary Cresswell
Stephanie De Montalk
Cliff Fell
Tom Fitzsimons
Brian Flaherty
David Geary
Bernadette Hall
Kerry Hines
Andrew Johnston
Therese Lloyd
Iggy McGovern
Mary Macpherson
Dora Malech
Vana Manasiadis
Emma Neale
Gregory O'Brien
Lucy Orbell
Zach Savich
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Marty Smith
Elizabeth Smither
Abby Stewart
Robert Sullivan
Jo Thorpe
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