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poetry by j matthew waters

when it rains


there is precipitation in the sky
improvising as falling ice
pinging partially-filled glasses
and producing magical notes
music piped into the city square
unexpected dancers sporting umbrellas
smiling under artificial light
twisting and twirling and portraying
life as a grand affair




february two thousand nineteen
copyright j matthew waters
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2 thoughts on “when it rains

  1. Shawna on said:

    This is gorgeous. Really stunning piece. A pleasure to read aloud.

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