I watched the ants surround the worm.
He was privy to their intentions.
But what can one do
when death meets your gaze?
What can one hold onto?
MICAELA EDELSON hails from Salem, Oregon, and is a passionate writer of poetry and prose that aims to shed
light on humanity’s prioritization of profit over people and our constructed relationship with the natural world.
Visit her website at www.micaelaedelson.com.