Wild Flowers

A poem by Ali Coby Eckermann, South Australia

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Mallets pound fence posts
in tune with the rifles
to mask massacre sites

Cattle will graze
sheep hooves will scatter
children's bones

Wildflowers will not grow 
where the bone powder

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[1] Sun Herald 6/2/2011

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Korff, J 2020, Wild Flowers, <https://www.creativespirits.info/aboriginalculture/arts/poems/wild-flowers>, retrieved 2 March 2024

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