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« on: November 03, 2019, 09:54:07 PM »

Screaming hot bullish wind blanketing me, suffocating, burning, and heavy in the lungs for the uninitiated. Mid summer rural Australia, dry like a pastry fresh from the oven cracking and crumbling and flakey, chipping off and dancing in the wind, red dust tattooing my skin, sticking to the blooming sticky salty beads of sweat refilling from pores below like hoses as they blow and roll trickling. A vast moaning landscape surrounds the quiet station, sheep conversing in tennis rallies mimicking and casting the same words in repetition like an echo falling deep into a valley. Hot fleece smells bitter and pungent like an overly mouldy cheese, fingers stinging as they're incised by bindis latching onto the Ram’s soft pillowy wool. My mouth dry as the wool, a torrent of arid dust flattening my tongue, vision blurring occasionally as dusty clouds fog and disturb like a bad dream. Arms and fingers aching after holding…
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