josh thompson



God's Reflex

something changed

in that split second

something somehow



innate tendencies

and simple chemicals

collided with collapsed atoms

and the misery of time


and all that we share now

is a word or two or three


and in the end

we will die separately

and be absent

from each otherís wills.

Josh Thompson is a poet and short story writer living in Brooklyn, NY. He bartends at night to pay the bills and searches by day for women and the strange delirium that always seems to follow. He has been published in Thick With Conviction, Drown In My Own Fears, Poetry Super Highway and has an e-book of poems available through Literary Road and


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