The Ranges of the Central Desert
Are not topography. 
They are stories;
The dimday birdbath
Of a braille ghost,
Skeletal halfmonsters
And a cackling shadow arranger
Skewed the light into dust
As they stretched their spines.
Languishing across the myth of a nation.
- Dora Young 

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