Montana

Written by Thomas Turman

GhostTown.jpg
Image: Ghost Town by Stefan Bleekrode

 

Timeworn wood buildings

   huddled against history,

leaning against one another

   along empty windblown streets.

 

People, hats down against the wind,

   pass neighbors with name salutes.

“Everett.” “Silas.” Lost in the wind.

   There is always next week.

 

featured in our spring 2019 issue

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s