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Ode to the Sickly Commuter

Saturated tissue Sticky sweaty issues Tobacco misuse Sorry cant kiss you Eyes burning Never learning Atchoo! Heads turning Feeling feverish and surly Dont mind my sneezing Hands clammy and greasy Feeling a bit queasy Being sick on the train is … Continue reading

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Poem in a Tunnel

Dark is rushing by Nearly touching my Head thats pounding hard Whistle sounding sharp Looking ever forward Rounding every corner People getting on Never stopping long Sound of pounding rails Rush of drowning wails Hear the flashing cry Life is … Continue reading

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Poem on the Train

Clumsy thumbs Fleet fingers Staring faces Rubber cases Squinty eyes Craning spines Blinking lights Scrolling lines Touching tapping Scoring racking Watching waiting Trolling baiting Time stands still as I walk this frozen hall lined in staues like a grecian temple … Continue reading

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