Born in Ethopia, Magdalawit writes and lives in Los Angeles.
© 2011 Magdalawit Makonnen
Little by little escape
to the Eucalyptus trees of your childhood,
to Aba Koran.
True before its name,
light portal, wineskin—
Yes, I know you’re here and see that I look,
or move into the young mouth of the veins—
All work is property of Magdalawit Makonnen.
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