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            [post_content] => The hands
            that night
            that night
pain and suffering
            that night.
I can tell you
the devastating impact.

Life has been deeply altered forever.
Every waking minute is consumed
with worry
and depression.

He walks.
I hide.
He consumes.

in so many ways.

20 minutes of
So many dangers.

Break the cycle.
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                    [wpcf-summary-description] => This poem is the first-prize winner in the 2018 August Challenge #2 found poems, on Young Poets Network (YPN).

The words and phrases in this poem were taken from the first and last paragraphs of Dan A. Turner’s letter to Judge Aaron Persky, appealing for lenience in the case of his son, Brock Turner (read here).
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                    [content] => Ellora is the first-prize winner of Bailey Blackburn's 2018 August challenge #2 on found poems on Young Poets Network. Ellora is also commended in the W. S. Graham challenge on Young Poets Network as part of Graham’s centenary celebrations; and commended in Ankita Saxena’s protest poetry challenge, remembering 100 years of the women’s vote in the UK.


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That Night

by Ellora Sutton

1st prize winner, 2018 August challenge #2