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poetry by j matthew waters

dreaming between the lull and the storm


there is deception in those eyes
seemingly innocent
but exposed
to a lifetime of atrocities

captured by the camera’s lens
they are frozen in time
and streamed live
to a world hopelessly paralyzed

relocated time and again
she hides her eyes and dreams
of the day
living with angels in paradise


may two thousand sixteen
copyright j matthew waters
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4 thoughts on “dreaming between the lull and the storm

  1. Morgan M Byers on said:

    very nice

  2. An image that makes me think we are like deer paralyzed by a headlight at night.

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