This poem is taken from Stand 233, 20(1) May - July 2022.

Joan Michelson Two Poems

Dorotka stared at the photo and at Dovid.     
‘Brat mleczny’, she whispered, ‘Is that you?’

His heart quickened. It was his Milk Sister, Dorotka,  
now middle aged and solid like her mother,
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