Skip to content
Words Without Borders is one of the inaugural Whiting Literary Magazine Prize winners!
from the November 2015 issue

Travel by Train

Travel by Train Karl Schulz translation Meghan Forbes Words without Borders  Telephone 1234/V a kiss semaphore on the outskirts of town halo! au revoir! fish fly underwater & birds underwater take pity on the wretched He was loved sticks multiply X X X X  (Disappearing cities with billboards) DON'T LEAVE BEHIND YOUR VALUABLES LAGUNA AT THE END OF THE EARTH TO THE PLATFORM LUGGAGE WAITING ROOM Among the Dancers Found on the tracks A pistol & a diary

Translation © 2015 by Meghan Forbes. All rights reserved.

Read more from the November 2015 issue
Like what you read? Help WWB bring you the best new writing from around the world.