The Road Untraveled



Individual’s individual,
summation of one

The snow always fresh,
no marks on the trail

Those tracks left by others,
a map to retreat from

Direction internal
—new spirit to hail

(The New Room: November, 2021)
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Submitted by sage48 on November 12, 2021

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Scheme AX XB XX AB X
Closest metre Iambic trimeter
Characters 216
Words 42
Stanzas 5
Stanza Lengths 2, 2, 2, 2, 1

Kurt Philip Behm

Longtime writer with twelve books in publication. Three of them Poetry. : The Death Of The Playground : The Sword Of Ichiban : Searching For Crazy Horse : Darkening Sun : An Anthology Of Perception-Vol's 1 & 2 : After Midnight : Sammy And Bumpers : The Fall City Mandate : Revenge Along The War Trail : Death from The Sky more…

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