w is for wish. #atozchallenge

wish.w is for wish.

Have you ever thought
of returning to the moment
everything went wrong –
the moment you slipped?
That is my wish.

Of course, this requires
knowing the exact moment
I broke everything –
so I’ll need that too.
That is my wish.

Oh, one last thing –
I am going to need to know
how to stop myself
from fucking up again.
That is my wish.
swirl.


© what sandra thinks
A to Z challenge — a letter a day throughout the month of April (except Sundays) until we reach z.
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About what sandra thinks

Sandra began writing when she was a sixth grader. She is a teller of stories through poetry, fiction, and tales from her own life. And she thinks too much. Read, think, enjoy, laugh.
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21 Responses to w is for wish. #atozchallenge

  1. Miriam says:

    Yes, sometimes if we could just undo the past …

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  2. Oh yes. Wonderful poem

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  3. That is my wish too! I am not one of those “I wouldn’t change a thing because my choices have made me what I am” people! My life would be a hell of a lot better if I’d done things differently! Now where is the Doctor and his TARDIS when we need him? This really hit home!

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  4. Yup, I’ve thought of it. But then I realized the eff up was all part of the plan. Sometimes things need to unravel in order to become stronger.

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  5. Wendy says:

    Oh my…I woke up thinking that today. I have a big interview at 1:30 pm. Panic is setting in.

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  6. Ah, yes. I surely have.

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  7. There are some things, but whatever, fuck it, right? I picked wish, too!

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  8. Josh Wrenn says:

    I usually think that the past shouldn’t be changed because everything is a learning experience. But, if I could know what was going on with Hannah in time, I would definitely go back and try to help her.

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  9. Good post. There are so many times in life we wish we could return to a certain point in time to undo our decisions or to take another life path.

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