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Changing Steps

written by: Greg Massey

@PoemCrafter

 

Don't fight the old

but focus on the new

Step forward

or remain in the same place

If there is no challenge

there is no change

So, today,

I let my right foot

Fall last

as I descended the stairwell.

My left knee locking,

burning, grinding

Bone on bone

Nose on floor

Inevitable change

Unnecessary steps.

Greg Massey

Greg Massey

Greg Massey is an American writer and poet who resides on his farm in Olive Branch, Mississippi.
He obtained his B.A. in Liberal Arts from the University of MS and an M.A. in English/Creative Writing from Southern New Hampshire University.
Greg is an English professor at Northwest Community College.
Greg Massey

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