Fear

Foreboding thoughts as I near the scale

Energetic efforts of yesterday brings hope

Angst fills me, the line creeps higher

Rue the day I hit fifty, its been a standstill since then, Argh!

the scale

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Trifecta

This was written for the Trifecta weekend challenge, which was to write exactly 33 words on FEAR and I made an acronym into a poem.  I have struggled with many fears my whole life. I have yet to overcome the fear of the scale.

Click on the tricycle to direct you to the Trifecta Blog website.

http://www.trifectawritingchallenge.com

9 responses to “Fear

  1. I’m glad you joined in the fun, Patty! I also dislike the scale and don’t subject myself to it often. (If I can’t button my jeans, then I know I’ve overindulged :)) The number doesn’t seem to reflect my effort- in both exercising and eating healthy!

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