feral cat jowls
on crooked fence
broken wine bottles
litter city streets
he steps over
white chalk line
wondering if he
will ever escape

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Road Calling

the road calls
Main Streets
& diners
roadside bars &
honkey-tonk music
living someone
else’s life

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walking down
dark empty streets..
I see myself in
broken windows..
a desolate reflection…

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down dark streets and
up the stairs where
you lie sleeping..
there I go again
falling into you…

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Cast aside
without a thought
I wander the streets
looking for broken pieces
of my orphaned heart

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