Neon buzzing



Along the route,

and under Budweiser buzzing neon

in the barroom window above

I killed time buying

glasses of beer with loose coins

collected in the Chevy truck ashtray

while trying to count

the number of streetlights

between you and home.

This poem is included in my collection titled, “Country Songs and Backroad Love Notes” – available at Amazon in paperback and Kindle.

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