Home

016. 151 (northbound)

by John Herzog


your limbs trembling towers
your breath a lonely cloud against the charcoal sky,
cold is the night
while you await the northbound bus home

but it always comes

01/18/2018

Author's Note: CTA, bus route 151 (northbound).

Posted on 01/18/2018
Copyright © 2021 John Herzog

Member Comments on this Poem
Posted by Kristina Woodhill on 01/19/18 at 01:00 AM

"your breath a lonely cloud" - what a great line, it just makes me shiver. Even the title with "north" in it makes me think winter at this time of year. Few lines that convey a lot of information.

Return to the Previous Page
 

pathetic.org Version 7.3.2 May 2004 Terms and Conditions of Use 0 member(s) and 2 visitor(s) online
All works Copyright © 2021 their respective authors. Page Generated In 0 Second(s)