Backwards

One step forward,

Falling back,

Broken ankles,

Legs go slack.

Molasses footing,

On sinking land.

Failing forward into quicksand.

Life feels bleak,

But I remember,

The truth I seek.

No matter how much you fail,

You always must try…

To prevail.

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