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poetry by j matthew waters

behind closed doors


golden skeleton key
wrapped around your neck
designed to unleash spontaneity
while keeping the monsters at bay
magically vanishes in the feckless wind

inside the madhouse demons slash
and poke with razors and needles
fingerpainting false memories on
invisible doors and lasering
new keyholes with a blazing white light


march two thousand fourteen
copyright j matthew waters
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4 thoughts on “behind closed doors

  1. thesewordsiwrite2012 on said:

    Awesome.

  2. I’m especially fond of ” fingerpainting false memories on invisible doors”….

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