jdubqca

poetry by j matthew waters

for those in the know


I’m trying but I just don’t get it
how in the world am I expected
to get from point A to point B
when I’ve no idea where I am


I’m told to start from the beginning
which of course takes me back
to the bassinet
pretending to be sleeping
strangers occasionally checking in
to see if I’m still breathing

where I go from there
is anyone’s guess
except of course for those
in the know





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

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