City Goddess
by Leah Korican

Goddess of chain link fences
Goddess of street lamps
Goddess of red yellow green
Goddess of black tar

Goddess of help wanted
Goddess of mechanics
Goddess of broken windows
Goddess of public transportation

Goddess of clanking trolley
Goddess of graffiti
Goddess of cracked sidewalk
Goddess of steel suspension spam

Goddess of reflective metal
Goddess of reflective glass
Goddess of shining oil spot
Goddess of mirror

Goddess of hard surfaces
walls brick streets curbs
post folding chair
shopping cart

Goddess of smooth surfaces
mirrors painted lines tiles
wood floorboards aluminum

Goddess of soft surfaces
bus seats croissant
french fry silk suit candy bar

Goddess of rectangles
window boxes sidewalk
street truck back open
door newspaper

Goddess of circles
tabletop lamppost eyes
eyes mouth head coffee cup
doughnut eyes eyes quarter
dime stoplight

Goddess of straight lines
money slot sidewalk crack
window molding street line
wait in line rope line
building edge bridge wire

Goddess of wire spark
Goddess of gold
Goddess of glow
Goddess below above
DOWNTOWN
UPTOWN
ALL AROUND GODDESS
Goddess of on time
Goddess of too late
Goddess of wait
wait wait wait
WALK
Goddess of high heels
GODDESS OF TRUCK ROAR
GODDESS OF SIRENS
GODDESS OF EDGES
GODDESS OF ORANGE DIVIDER CONES
GODDESS OF FLOWER STANDS
GODDESS OF CIGARETTE BUTTS
GODDESS OF WASTE PAPER
GODDESS OF WASTE
GODDESS OF PAPER
GODDESS OF WASTE
GODDESS OF GREEN EXIT
GODDESS OF WHITE ENTER
GOING GODDESS
GODDESS RETURNING
GODDESS GOING
RETURNING GODDESS
GODDESS WHO NEVER LEFT

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