General Poetry posted February 16, 2023

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Some are ill-prepared for life beyond home.

NOT Ready

by Sandra Nelms-Ludwig

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I am lost.


Must stop the pretense.


Floundering away from home.


Faking knowledge I don't have.


Worldly wolves await!


I become......




Writing Prompt
This poem has no rhyme, and is written according to syllable counts. Syllables are 1, 3, 5, 7, 7, 5, 3, and 1. The poem may be written on any subject, be center aligned, has no stanza limit, and should have complete statements in each line.

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