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Promptly Written

Highway Rest Stop at Night


Karol D / Pexels


my road-weary tribe
bound by anonymity
forsaken commune


your spirit, my heart
envelops, a warm embrace
on this cold island


your spirit left me
shivering and bone-weary
shared isolation

Props to Henry Thoreau’s three chairs



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Stephen Chamberlin

Stephen Chamberlin

Oldish guy, trying his hand at something new. Retired Coast Guard Officer. Now self-employed in the wine and spirits industry.