A lesson not yet learned

If reincarnation exists
what does my current life
tell me about my past ones?

I used to be an optimist
I’ve come back
For a reality check

The prompt for today at napowrimo.net was “to think about the argot of a particular job or profession, and see how you can incorporate it into a metaphor that governs or drives your poem.” This one almost fits the bill…



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