Poem of the Day

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THE TRAIN   

by Anne Bell

Past houses,trees and grazing sheep,

I race and rock and sway

and I say to the track of strong, firm steel

that likes the sound of a hurrying wheel,

I’ll soon be back,

be back,

be back.

  • Submitted in response to Poetry Prompt #13.

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Author comment:  Goodness gracious me…this was first published in The School Magaz Circa Yonks AD when that journal was edited by Lilith Norman and still in black and white mode.

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4 thoughts on “Poem of the Day

  1. Thank you all.Heartening to know that it is still alive after all the years between.First published in the wonderful School Mag in 1977.Thank you again for listening to the sound of wheels on steel…even better when enlivened by steam !

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