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poetry by j matthew waters

summer rains and falling stars


stardust in the exosphere
older than the moon
purveyor of time
mysteriously coexisting
and quietly contributing
to the evolution of life

wayward meteors
breach the surface
children of the earth
pointing and marveling
saying look there goes
another shooting star

oh there she goes again
bringing with her
more ancient stardust
making it fall like rain
nourishing the very ground
we so heavily trod upon




june two thousand eighteen
copyright j matthew waters
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7 thoughts on “summer rains and falling stars

  1. starflowers, moonblooms rainbuds

  2. This was such a beautifully written piece, Matthew! ❤
    Your descriptions were just so evocative…
    Looking forward to reading more from you!

  3. Absolutely beautiful and profound.

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