Mindlessly, veer off route – inadvertently parked. No backing up, passage ahead restrictive – perseverance called for. Overcome, I will, plead ignorance – pay attention
Such a gift is youth – silvers stars and bows, jingle-jangle wishes… Seldom opened – shame and insecurity casting doubt, despair Shall we try again,
Vestiges of dreams swiftly disappear, shift lanes – ambition rusted. (For RonovanWrites #Weekly #Haiku #Challenge: fast & lane)
Body falters, mind the same, but spirit dances, lithe as a flame.
Re- dun- dant, these rituals by which I define myself – find purpose, validate my being – I create herculean tasks, ignore God’s role, the
Partnered once, with compassion – believed in power of human touch, dedicated self to caring, certain I’d found my body of work Time and circumstance