Solitary Afternoon

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Status: Finished  |  Genre: Poetry  |  House: Booksie Classic
A quiet walk along the tracks

Submitted: October 21, 2012

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Molded plastic

baby doll smile

discarded head

in a ditch.

by railroad tracks,

flowers grow between

the gravel.

Empty soda bottles

labels,

faded by the sun.

Dog on a chain

barks in someone's yard

as I walk

wooden ties

in old sneakers.


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