Extra leg

a five days coast to coast poetry festival

Extra leg

July 31, 2023 Uncategorized 0
Lines in the sand: Poet Sylvia Plath during a beach holiday in 1953, three years before she met Ted Hughes

Hi we consider to add this year 9 extra stops to the Poetry Train by adding the Poetry Train 2.0 from Boston to New York. The Poetry Train will leave at September 19 at 8 pm and it will stop at the following stations, cities and states.

Time table
8.00p – Boston, Massachusetts – Back Bay Station(BBY)
8:10p | 8:11p – Route 128, Massachusetts (RTE)
8:34p | 8:36p – Providence, Rhode Island – Amtrak/MBTA Station (PVD)
9:25p | 9:26p – New London, Connecticut – Union Station (NLC)
9:45p | 9:45p – Old Saybrook, Connecticut (OSB)
10:15p | 10:15p – New Haven, Connecticut – Union Station (NHV)
10:36p | 10:36p – Bridgeport, Connecticut (BRP)
11:03p | 11:03p – Stamford, Connecticut (STM)
11:25p | 11:25p – New Rochelle, New York (NRO)
11:59p – New York, New York – Moynihan Train Hall at Penn Sta. (NYP)

Sylvia Plath
We want to add this extra leg in order in honour of Sylvia Plath who took this train probably a couple of times. We will start the Poetry Train from the Revere Beach.