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poetry by j matthew waters

wishing upon a star


we’d become separated by no fault of our own
unable to remember if it was due to gunfire
or mother nature herself

out back the horses are long gone
having escaped before the doors swung shut
galloping faster than the wind
their hooves barely touching the ground

from what I’ve learned things may never die down
& those stars shining ever brighter
will one night once again be wished upon




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august two thousand twenty
copyright j matthew waters
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3 thoughts on “wishing upon a star

  1. Such lovely imagery!:)

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