The Train

By Cynthia Thaik, M.D.

“The Train”
by Keith Richmond

Lying still in the nighttime air,
a distant sound is coming near,
the song of a train begins to swell,
and it is life’s journey I can hear.

The whistle sounds a warning,
there are challenges ahead,
with the beauty of the morning,
can come a rumbling instead.

In each challenge of our travel,
Lives a lesson of great form,
what feels like world’s unravel,
is just a temporary storm.

The lesson of the train is clear,
even in all that shaking glass,
just stay calm, and do not fear,
and soon the rumbling will pass.

Credit: Keith Richmond

About the author

Dr. Cynthia Thaik, M.D. is a Harvard-trained cardiologist serving the greater Los Angeles community at her holistic health center in Burbank and Valencia, CA. Dr. Thaik is the author of Your Vibrant Heart: Restoring Health, Strength, and Spirit from the Body’s Core. To learn more about Dr. Thaik or the Holistic Healing Heart Center, or to schedule an appointment, please contact staff@drcynthia.com or call (818) 842-1410.