Tag Archives: train

A Train to Cry

Like a suture scar across the earth’s skin a jagged cut starts northwest of my neighborhood and tears across the landscape. It passes north of me, then slightly to the east it cuts south, running about a mile before cutting … Continue reading

Posted in Musings | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Do Not Stop On Tracks

I hiked about a mile and a half today in air so muggy I was tempted to lay back and back-stroke through it. It was a nice enough walk, mostly on Walnut Street as far as 7 Highway. Oddly, the … Continue reading

Posted in Musings | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Windows Filled With Frost

I was in Kansas City this morning and stopped by Union Station to check the model railroad displays. When I first moved to the area I saw the Holiday model trains, set up in the Grand Hall: the main entrance … Continue reading

Posted in Musings | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment