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poetry by j matthew waters

the crucifixion


it’s electrical
the way the whole world lights up
that is until it does not


protestors with signs
walk the streets at night
chanting the world is ending
chanting the end is near

some of them feel cheated
others vindicated
a small minority honored
to be included in the end times
some of them wondering
if it will be like the snap of a finger
or a slow & painful death




march two thousand twenty-one
copyright j matthew waters
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