Prompt: Mirror on the Wall

I look in the mirror, And what do I see? A stranger- That once upon a time was me. A gray hair here, a gray hair there, An age spot here, an age spot there, Crow’s feet, grooves, hollows, you name it; they’re there, The truth for all to see, lying naked and bare. Pensive,…

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The Courage to start from Scratch

The years gone by, I reminisce blissful, with a sigh- Every stage a new beginning, unprecedented, unfamiliar, Grit and fortitude denounced trepidation and fear Hurdles crossed, failures met, fingers burnt, I toiled and toiled. I did not rest; I watched, I learnt, And Success- Oh! She came; sweet and sure Wrapped me up, snug and…

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