Jim Trainer

typing in triplicate

In Uncategorized on December 13, 2012 at 4:47 pm

I must be
out of my balloons
to spend my time this way
to work
in cold buildings
and come home
to the bottle of Baguala.
to sit here and type
sit here and type
I have been
for worse things
and sane
for things worse than that.
but through it all
beauty and loss
struggle and foment
I have sat here
the keys pecking away
at a great Wall.
the Wall looms
as I sit here
typing in triplicate

-from Farewell to Armor, out now through WragsInk Press.  Join Jim Trainer for a very special night of poetry and spoken word, with Don Bajema and Maleka Fruean, at the Brandywine Workshop, 728 S.Broad Street, Philadelphia PA 19146 at 7pm.
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