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poetry by j matthew waters

breaking the law of physics


they were bootlegging bread
(manna for their souls)
across the desert aboard
solar-powered getaway carpets

there were many contracts out
bounties on their heads
dead or alive mattered not
not as long as they had bread

some say they were aliens
newly arrived for umpteenth time
practicing rituals underground
living on contraband flatbread





january two thousand eighteen
copyright j matthew waters
all rights reserved

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4 thoughts on “breaking the law of physics

  1. denise0904 on said:

    lol…

  2. “across the desert aboard
    solar-powered getaway carpets”

    “practicing rituals underground
    living on contraband flatbread”

    Excellent piece. Humorous, but also quite serious.

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