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Three Poems

By Orchid Tierney.

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ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Orchid Tierney is an M.A. postgraduate student from the University of Otago, Aotearoa and author of Brachiation (the Gumtree Press). Her work has appeared in Brief, Enamel, the Otoliths, among others.

First published in 3:AM Magazine: Sunday, August 12th, 2012.