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poetry by j matthew waters

in this land of make-believe


these dreams go beyond make-believe
and into spaces without stars
where coldness goes unnoticed
and past lives become memoirs

as I lie asleep out at sea
you seem to disappear along the shore
consumed by ultraviolet rays
disguised as gently rolling waves

cradle rocking from side to side
foreign voices tell me not to cry
assuring me things will be all right
once understanding how it ends


june two thousand fourteen
copyright j matthew waters
all rights reserved

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6 thoughts on “in this land of make-believe

  1. Very Lovely Verse. 🙂

  2. Good night friends! Sleep well and sweet dreams, and smiles when you’re sleeping
    We hear tomorrow night as beautiful and quiet!

  3. I really loved this one, John. It moved me.

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