Leura Lookout

monochrome weather, clouds
stalking us from both sides
like hands clapping a mosquito
a posse of white cockattoos
yawks down into the trees
for the night

bellbirds bink in the valleys
and a patch of gold sunshine
snails across far plateaus
it's a long way down
it's a long way out

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