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poetry by j matthew waters

architecting a house of cards


I look at pictures of people
from all across the world
and I see the look in their eyes
and say to myself
they are just like me

and then I am reminded
of a good friend
I’ve not seen in ages
who once told me
how much he admired
the individuality of my mind

from there I imagine
collective thoughts make up
the universe as we know it
and without me pinging
this particular poem
the whole thing could implode


june two thousand thirteen
copyright j matthew waters
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2 thoughts on “architecting a house of cards

  1. thesewordsiwrite2012 on said:

    Great. Love the ideas in this piece.

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