Your Reason


A world full of IFS


Birds named shoulda

People shaped as woulda

And opportunities floating in coulda

Having become a Babbitt

And never amounting to

Much of anything, you

Reflect in this fantasy

Watching absurdities and falsities

This world gives you

an A for effort

But you really #FAIL,

So you swallow the pills

of life, their bitter taste

bringing you

your first success


2 Responses to “Your Reason”

  1. Liked the phrasing of this poem and how you wove common phrases into its structure to add to its meaning …thanks for sharing it.

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