Star studded night
The searchlights shine brightly
It’s entertainment that I need
Up on the billboard, the title glitters
Wheeling’s own Broadway show
The walk of fame full of music stars
The time they sp...
Silence rings out
Along with the death of radiance,
I lay above and still
Listening to soft snores below.
As my eyes are forced shut,
A whistle cries out.
I turn myself to the noise
And look out afar.
Greenwood Cemetery, 151,
Of Wheeling, West Virginia,
Has yet to pass away.
Greenwood was born in March, 1866,
to the prominent citizens of Wheeling.
Lined with monuments of human s...
It was built to be the longest in its decade,
but now as men walk across it, its purpose degrades.
Forged by the hands of stone and steel,
giving interested eyes a historic appeal.
Now gaze upon the bri...
I existed prior to this place for which I am titled.
My role in shaping this town has truly been unrivaled.
Some call me “Big”, and they are right in doing so.
For my generous girth supplies The Missis...
The Romantic Wheeling Project is a multi-genre place-based learning project where 12th grade Honors English students at Wheeling Park High School used themes of British Romanticism like Natural over Artificial,...