Route 7 Review - Page 33

Invasive BY Mark Danowsky Remove the crown or the vine will climb back from its earthen grave Time heals all surface wounds as skinks regrow a lost tail What comes from ground returns to ground unless we have our say We salt the earth as salt only can panic a world of snails Mark Danowsky’s poetry has appeared in Burningword, Cordite, Grey Sparrow, The Lake, Mobius, Shot Glass Journal, Third Wednesday and elsewhere. Mark is originally from the Philadelphia area, but currently resides in North-Central West Virginia. He works for a private detective agency and is Managing Editor for the Schuylkill Valley Journal.