Today’s assignment includes:
- Journey for the prompt.
- Limerick for the form.
- Alliteration for the device.
Avert your eyes.
Still here? You’re brave.
They say that a journey begins with a single step,
But with the baggage I shoulder, shift, and schelp,
(Not to mention
The people in my life, wonder how I don’t take a misstep.
In my sophomore year of high school, I wrote about 10,000 Maniacs’ album Our Time in Eden. I compared them to poets. I think it still applies.