You can only go where
you’ve already been.
It just feels otherworldly,
but you know what to pack.
No need to wish,
you were here.
Copyright 2004, Dory L. Hudspeth
Dory L. Hudspeth of Alvaton, Kentucky, is an herbalist and historical researcher.
She has stories and poems published in Rattle, Poet Lore, Wavelength, Shenandoah, Sow's
Ear Review, Potpourri, Karamu, Icarus, Buffalo Carp, and others. Dory is a member of the
Kentucky Writers Coalition and Southern Kentucky Poetry Salon.