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Switchyard Poems

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Premium Member Railroad Lullaby
Railroad Lullaby  


I would rock myself gently
just enough to simulate
the rolling motion of the train,
imagining the click-clack of
weary iron wheels carrying me
off to some distant place,
someplace other than here.

Whistles from the distant switchyard
taunted me, lured my mind,
enticed me to...Read More
Categories: switchyard, childhood, fantasy, , Lullaby,
Form: Free verse