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Not worth it

Photo by Jaime Lopes on Unsplash

Away from the criteria of success.
Far behind the pulsating trends.
Absent from the accolades.
Backstage and forgotten in the crowds.

Who gets to decide the path to success?
Who knows what failure looks like?
Don’t pretend to care.
Don’t dare to interpret.



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Dr. Fatima Imam

Dr. Fatima Imam

Poet, wrier, historian, educator, advocate of underrepresented voices, and cat lover.