poetry by j matthew waters


Welcome to the corner shop
called Shadow
its doors are always open
its prices reasonable

Spend the night if you wish
and travel back in time
find your primitive instincts
and marvel at your survival

Wind down the hallway
of yesterday and rediscover
the seat of creativity
guiding you toward the light

Accept the token Shadow
as you reenter reality
a reminder your inner child
comprehends eternity

june two thousand twenty-one
original written september two thousand eleven
copyright j matthew waters
all rights reserved

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2 thoughts on “Shadow

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