Happy March 17th. This is another one for DVerse Poetics: “This being human…” and is also for FOWC: Vilify. Those prompts collided, and this poem exploded.
It seems that Rumi’s “Guest House” poem has continued to follow me, since it is now our inspiration for DVerse Poetics today: the art of being human! This poem was also inspired by FOWC: Upside and “What do You Have to Lose?”
Today’s poem is a cherita, inspired by JusJoJan and FOWC: Instead. In a way, this is also a response to Rumi’s well-known poem “The Guest House.” The poem is a good reminder, even though I don’t always want to hear it. Sometimes I feel like screaming, “But I don’t want any guests!!!” Without any further ado…. Continue reading