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poetry by j matthew waters

where the gods that be


forget about schooling
it feels like we’re taking
nothing but tests
one after the other
a good three years now
time & place popularly
known as alien nation
where the gods that be
pick & choose their own fights
cast out into the stars
only to reenter the barrier
[by way of meteorites]
spreading their petty hostilities
throughout all the lands





july two thousand twenty-two
copyright j matthew waters
all rights reserved

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