Daily Archives: February 10, 2015

Two trips Comments Off on Two trips

Twenty-three years she saved for that train ride Back across the prairie straight to New York To visit the places, now-old faces She knew before she was Mrs. Ripley, Weather beaten by the Iowa plains. Of course it would be hard on the old man, Who sold a pig to help her on her way, Thus […]

Alone Comments Off on Alone

Alone. I am here because of me. It’s not a strong position from which To be right about important things— Such a long time to reach anyone, Year after year before and behind. I have not yet been forgotten, but Visitors are increasingly few, With most noise out here coming from me. Solitude like this […]