OctPoWriMo2021 Day 7: The Power of Balance

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Today’s prompt is about finding the perfect balance. I chose the balance as my form, but I couldn’t manage the rhyme requirement, only the syllabic structure.

scales
The Power of Balance 

it’s a carefully choreographed dance
creative drive, obligations
if the truth be known
a question of
balance
options
what I should do
or what I want to do
follow the visions in my head
or respond to the needs of those I love
prioritizing moment by moment
juggling my desires and others’
brain gymnastics
mindful
faithful
deliberate
doing what's important
grasping the best of everything
it’s a carefully choreographed dance

©ARHuelsenbeck

About Andrea R Huelsenbeck

Andrea R Huelsenbeck is a wife, a mother of five and a former elementary general music teacher. A freelance writer in the 1990s, her nonfiction articles and book reviews appeared in Raising Arizona Kids, Christian Library Journal, and other publications. She is currently working on a young adult mystical fantasy novel and a mystery.

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