After Reading About the Iceberg Waterfalls
Today I am startled again because it now appears that the
ocean will likely be free of summer ice by 2040…
—Jennifer A. Francis, Scientific American
my heart is.
over the edge
of what is
and what will
Come with me,
in a daughter’s dawn
to meet us.
(Best case scenarios place the complete disappearance of summer Arctic ice
at just 21 years out. My daughter is about to be 22.)
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