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Mud (fragment)

The paths that I walked are grown over, impassable from melt a mud that holds everything still in its need for footprints and bones, not yet hardened to shale a process that kills and preserves you call fossilization but I … Continue reading

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Fossil-hunting: Element of surprise

This is how we hunt for fossils: carefully sifting through creek gravel & loose layered stone at the bank tiny garter snakes no longer than my little finger threaten hands that get too close to their warming-places. That’s all I … Continue reading

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