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Inspired by Harper’s great prompt Break

From the Jacobs Family Photo Archive

2016 nearly broke me
2020 tried again
The difference is simple
I have learned to bend
Like a flower in the breeze

With thanks to my partner in poetry, Harper Thorpe. If you haven’t seen his great prompt piece yet, go check it out here:



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Kathy Jacobs

💚POMpoet💚 Former software tester, still breaking things. Social Media geek. Former OneNote MVP. Phoenix Mercury fan. Green Bay Packer fan.