“Fading” by Colt Kreeger

This city of oil:
Boom birthed bustling boroughs here.
Now houses rot silently

somber like tombstones
memorializing lifeless dreams.

This oil town knows,
Boom begets bust.
Like America,

we still dream big, just need
to unearth our new gold.

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