At the edge of nowhere,
Colorado is a place most
Drive through, not
For more than
Gas and fast food by the
If they took time to explore, they'd find the
Jewel of the town: the
Listed as a National Historic Landmark, it's also listed in the
Memories of all who grew up here -- hot summer
Nights at the county fair, riding the carousel
On your favorite animal (hippocampus for me)
Quiet Main Street is 3 blocks away.
Remaining businesses do not thrive, but they
Survive. Farmers' pickup
Trucks cluster around Daylight Donuts at 6 a.m.
Vast sky and unbounded by
Xpect to feel small here, even if
Zipping by on I-70.
Miss Rumphius has a round up of abecedarian poems from her weekly poetry challenge.