Posts tagged Train

Commuting (A Poem)

Early morning Rise before the sun Shuttle, cold darkness Eyes closed   Sound of traffic Walk in the cold Wait for the train Minutes more   Frozen breath rises Get on the train Bell rings, doors close Find a seat   Screeching rails Train is silent Bundled, withdrawn Feeling fatigue   Station down below Crowds of people pres [...]

Thoughts & Sayings (February 201...

Here are some thoughts and sayings I posted on Twitter and/or Facebook in December 2013 and January 2014. To my knowledge, I made these up (for better or for worse). Sit back, relax, and enjoy the write! Encouraging Words 1. You cannot deny destiny, but if you do nothing, destiny can deny you. 2. Doing two things at once takes half the time. [...]

Eurasia: Adventures in Frankfurt (Par...

This is the fourth installment of a story chronicling my travels in 1994 as a college student. The six-month journey took me to 20 countries in Europe and Asia. Thomas and Francisco, two acquaintances I met after I arrived in Frankfurt, Germany, waited for me to respond to their offer to help carry my bags to the lockers in the main train st [...]