Written for: Poetic Asides 2019 April PAD Challenge – Day 29
“For today’s prompt, take the phrase “(blank) Again,” replace the blank with a word or phrase, make the new phrase the title of your poem, and then write your poem. Possible titles include: “Here We Go Again,” “On the Road Again,” “Stumped on What to Write Again,” and “Doing the Wrong Thing Again.”
I am looking for my office building.
All is dirt, how can I
find the path-where does it lie?
Landscape shifts before my eyes.
In this recurring fright-filled, long nightmare,
panicked, I doubt my sight
and feel my chest growing tight.
I pray to wake from this night.