Act of Changing Course

The nameless track
of old wagon wheels
accrued no virtue
as the prairie
grew to hide
this blight upon its grasses
and the deeper ruts
old schooners
left without tack
when faced with wind
carrying thistle
and dandelion seeds.

copyright © 2022 Kenneth P. Gurney

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