moonlight. train tracks. calm after thunderstorm. scarecrows. dusty bibles. abandoned houses. fireflies. wire fence. sunlight through dust. creaking porch. fallen leaves. churchyard cemetary. grey autumn sky. river levee. dark holler. gravel road. car overgrown by weeds. dying town. windchimes. humid night. petal crushed underfoot. smoke. dirt on coffin lid. sighs. train whistle on winter night. wooden floor. color of night sky. secret place. iron bridge. raindrops running down window. locust. derelict boxcar. dreams. wind in poplar tree. swallow's nest in barn rafters. kudzu on telephone pole. red neon sign. map of stars. hymnal falling apart. small white crosses by highway. cicada hum. path through woods. ghosts. bottle on windowsill. bare branches against darkening sky. fading summer. south wind. raven wing flutter. shadows. forgotten church. sparrows. rust. dark part of flame. railroad crossing lights through fog. weight of memory. puddle of clouds. rusted silo. crickets. dance of leaves blown by wind. decaying barn. field after harvest. clouds covering moon. lonely afternoon. quiet dusk. shadow of bird flying by streetlamp. lightning. red dirt. fall sunlight. tall pine. rain on metal roof. heartbeats. lover's whisper.