an Aotearoa poetry journal | ISSN 2744-3248

Poems by Robert Rinehart

Ordered by most recent inclusion in Tarot

Ngarunui starfish

Sand cut shins/abraded & stung/nettles in a dry field/air thin/cut glass/leftto its devices, a brittle star/clearly trapped/tidepools still, afraid/pull,/of the

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spadefuls, chopped soil,moist, splitting the fatworm. halves fallen away,wriggling, claiming darknessof earth. as treesbreak clay, so machinesscab worms,microbes sift:detail workers.

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