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poetry by j matthew waters

healing power of venom


she called me baby
like spider said to butterfly
giving pause for thought
and endless possibilities

youthful wings grow tired
folding in and suspended
giving into paralyzing sting
and singing in my sleep





january two thousand eighteen
copyright j matthew waters
all rights reserved

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4 thoughts on “healing power of venom

  1. The title is absolutely stunning

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