poetry by j matthew waters

lesser gods and weaker minds

looking for something new
I gaze out the 10th floor window
catching a glimpse of October
waiting in the wings
closely held by unsuspecting vultures
cleverly disguised as angels
coaxing me to open my heart and soul
[and inch closer to the edge]
in exchange promising riper fruit
and even brighter sunrises

september two thousand nineteen
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5 thoughts on “lesser gods and weaker minds

  1. sevenburnedlillies on said:

    Tricky bastards…

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