A train

A train ran by the ocean,
with concurrent sounds,
swelling and frothing, endlessly shifting
towards and against
sea slaked
walls, converging in wan moonlight,
soaking through the rain
a warm lamp aglow
Centered high in a window centered in the sheer face of an apartment building
a cast off high rise at the tremulous edge
engorged with seething anonymity
Erect through the concentric orange vapor
burning like a madhouse whose corridors swell with night terrors,
cackles and bargains to voices,
pleas to the sunset.

Warning: count(): Parameter must be an array or an object that implements Countable in /home/ereiamjh/public_html/wp-includes/class-wp-comment-query.php on line 399

Critical Response:

« | »