“No Power in the ‘Verse Can Stop Me”

There’s something to be said

about not knowing where you’re headed. 

The spontaneity,

the rush of the ever-changing wind. 

I know where I am,

and I know where I’ve been. 

The land of this country cakes my shoes,

as does a couple of foreign ones, too. 

There are pins in a map

on my wall, reminding me 

of options and desires. 

I’m not afraid of a plane ticket

or a little road dust. 

Trepidation is a demon all

its own for the conquer,

but I have hundreds of others 

to face first.

No, I’m not worried

accompanied by a map

and an open road. 

My sense of adventure’s just fine. 

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