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poetry by j matthew waters

roller coaster road


whiskey god turns over the keys
at supersonic speeds
cutting to the chase and racing
through the royal countryside

he doesn’t care about the time
of day just as long as shots
ring across the center white line
like exaggerated backfire

they follow the scent all the way
along roller coaster road
like a couple of grim characters
out looking for a good time

once reaching the crossroad
whiskey god hurls the
blazing sun into the guardrail
putting an end to their perfect day


april two thousand fourteen
copyright j matthew waters
all rights reserved

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6 thoughts on “roller coaster road

  1. Norma Waters on said:

    Nice poem. There is a 15 minute intermission

    Sent from my iPhone

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  2. a crazy ride! breathtaking – K

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