Life is not Linear
Are you now
who you thought you’d be
when you were eighteen?
Life is not Linear,
a straight line where you travel from
Point A to Point Z.
As much as we want it to be,
Life is not Linear.
Just like how we cannot fit a square peg into a round hole,
we cannot force our will upon others.
It is the blessing of humanity,
Expect some zigging and zagging,
Changing plans, going one step
forward and, then, two steps back.
Each step informs the others of which
way to turn, so like hiking along a path in the
woods one might need to sidestep or change
direction because of the choice before.
No. Life is not linear.
Life is what you make of it,
each step, each turn, and each
Content at Home
Black coffee brewing,
the aroma enticing even
those who do not drink.
Birds chirping outside my open window,
happy spring is finally here.
Curled up on a cozy couch,
with a good book in hand.
Warm. Secure. Happy.
The puppy sighs deeply, in her sleep,
lying next to you, turning comfortably.
Outside green valleys and blue skies,
beckon me to visit our yard.
Preparing for a new season of growth.
Nowhere to go,
No pressure to live
outside of my
little green bubble.
No reason to bend
Content at Home.