It's Just Another Day
A Story Poem by Jim Nasium

...and at midnight
when the last train rolls in the station
the whistle echoes in my room
and breaks the silence

the midnight trains whistle
a haunting sound
stirs memories
and I drift off in a dream

I dream I hear the whistle
of the old steam train
fighting to climb Andean slopes
deep in the heart of Peru

I smell the odors
animals, smoke and dirty people
I feel the vibrations
old steel wheels on a rusty track

I am young and healthy
so very high in the Andes
wandering aimlessly
in a land time forgot

Suddenly I wake to silence
it's dark and I am alone
a tear rolls down my cheek
I realize it was just a dream

again the silence is broken
dawns first train rolls in
the whistle echoes in my room
it's just another day...

©2009 Jim Nasium

Click Here To Go To My Poem Index

If you would like to see more of my web site
Click Here To Go To The GymArt.com Index


All of the Art and Poetry in this web site is ©2001-2008 Jim Nasium and / or GymArt®
My Art | My Poetry | My Books | My VRML | My Coins | My Java | Rhyme Zone | Google Search

For purchasing information Contact Jim Nasium; gymart@gymart.com

  Search This Web Site OR YOU CAN Search The Internet With FreeFind
 
  Search This Site Internet Search



This site is viewed best at 1024 X 768
Please adjust your monitor accordingly


Support Independent Publishing: Buy My 3 Books!

Just click the yellow button above to check out and hopefully by my books and BTW right now, and for a limited time only you can purchase any piece of my art that you see anywhere in my web site in the 10" X 14" size printed out on high gloss photo quality paper, signed, dated and matted in the mat color of my choice for the lower than low, never heard of before price of $25.00 per piece, plus $5.00 for S & H.

All of the GymArt© you see anywhere on any web page in my web site is available in any size you want; a big as you like. Larger pieces can be easily shipped in tubes for their protection. Check with me for the price for the larger [poster sized] pieces...

The GymArt Art Sale Details

E-Mail Me: gymart@gymart.com


[ ^ ] Go Back To The Top

Go Back To The Top