A Night on the Steel

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Slowly I tiptoe Shadows drown glistening steel She creeps to a halt I wait patiently Grass joins the chorus of wind Whirs fade to a hiss I jump to my feet She starts rolling inch by inch Rocks slip under foot I clench...

To Those I’ve Lost

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I really hate needles.  I stumble across them all the time in the invisible woods, under bridges and by the train tracks no matter how small the town or city.  It’s an epidemic.  It’s...

Goin’ Home

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Her silver glint, Struck the sky, Shinin' off the steel. I walked along the wobbly banks, Sinkin' in my dreams. The wooden ties sang a song, Shakin' under shoes. I clenched my toes. She rumbled so, Shatterin' silence with her wheels. Horns sounded off, Chugs...
Train Hopping Grainer

Emotional Nihilist

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The Emotional Nihilist - Prose Poetry He walks alone; Drowning in himself; His incompetence His sorrows His fears All clouding his mind… His choices An emotional nihilist Seeking hedonistic pleasures… With a tip of the bottle A pop of a pill A flick of a flame Addiction...

50 Shades of Train

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People know you ride when she rolls into a town, with you drenched in grease. Your face smudged in dirt. Your fingernails are deep black. You ramblin' train tramp.