RSS

Destination Nowhere

29 Jan

By: Tony L. Jefferson, Jr.

I woke this morning with no particular thought
Hailed a cab, that drove to a train, that led to a plane
The clerk asked my destination
I replied anywhere but here
Maybe I’ll go to a tropical island
Or brave the cold of the North Pole
Maybe play in the jungles of Africa
Or sip tea in the land of Japan
My destination is nowhere
I’d like to start anew
This current life I’m living
Has reached its traumatic end
I’d like to have a different name
Make friends from different lands
Travel the world nonstop
Till I’ve truly lived this life
But I don’t want anywhere in particular
I’d rather be a nomad
My destination is nowhere
And that’s the life I live

 
1 Comment

Posted by on January 29, 2012 in Poems of Expression

 

Tags: , , , , ,

One response to “Destination Nowhere

  1. Jay White

    March 5, 2012 at 6:40 pm

    Nice…This poem sums up how I feel…just wanna go and be free

     

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

 
%d bloggers like this: