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poetry by j matthew waters

polar opposites


beauty arises from the dirt
born of age-old comets
and earthly delights
photosynthetic arms
feeding on the sun
and supporting a smile
colorful and wide

beneath the surface
a neural network
grows in an opposing way
stretching and penetrating
though the darkness
weaving absolute lifelines
for the blind to grasp


february two thousand thirteen
copyright j matthew waters
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11 thoughts on “polar opposites

  1. a really lovely poem

  2. I particularly like “age-old comets.” Lovely.

  3. rawencounterswithestella on said:

    I love love love love LOVE this!!! Fabulous!!! πŸ™‚

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