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prayer for dzikir as mnemonic device
By Khairani Barokka

still all your percussive orbits

and soft-click a thumb

to each third

of each finger



how light

work is, unshirking 



vicissitudes plant grief

in skin-pricks,

out of the gasping sun

climbs daybreak


crackling, cyclonic 

core tenets and 99 names

flooding back

to thick bloodstream


memento mori, recuerda tu vida

ingat, ingat,


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