F W Finney


Severine At Porter Station


Cassette guts
strewn on the edge of a railway platform
She counts
five tiny lighthouses flashing
across a concrete harbour on a windy July night
flickering mylar on the coast of a twilight dream
rain platter-plops on the shelter roof
silent voices still sing to the mind
like echoes in white copper tunnels

Submitted: Tuesday, May 21, 2013
Edited: Tuesday, February 11, 2014

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This poem first appeared in Bitterroot International Poetry Journal,
Winter 1990-91, Number 99, Vol. XXX, editor Menke Katz. (New York, USA) .

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