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Forget The End Goal

A poem about the journey

Photo by nrd on Unsplash

We are always looking for somewhere to go,
A direction to saunter — why? I don’t know.
We follow these signposts, but they lead us astray,
We’ll venture each roadside, tread along the pathway.

We’re meant to have a meaning, a reason to stride,
A destination to reach that’s been tested…



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Emily Wilcox

Emily Wilcox

I imagine in a parallel universe I might be a caricaturist or a botanist or somewhere asleep on the moon — but here, I am a writer.