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This was a fun, evocative, loving, Whitmanesque ode to the NYC subway system. It reads so fast and fleeting that I feel as though I am riding. Characters and moments flash past, never seen and only glimpsed. Some of the standout moments in the poetry: falling in love at first sight with a man in just a few subway stops, who then disembarks forever; watching a woman cry silently across from you, looking out on the pitch dark beyond the window; the early morning commute among the blue collar worke ...more