Written for: Poetic Bloomings2 – July 25: Unexpected Turn
Things have a way of going off course or changing direction. Either by choice or design.
Today, write your “road not taken” poem.
did not choose
rather stayed the course
of what came next–college
degree, a teacher as Mom
wanted me to be. Then marriage,
babies to raise, grandchildren to give.
For me, would it feel as if I had not lived?