The prompt today at NaPoWriMo is to write a poem that uses anaphora. The definition at the NaPoWriMo site is:
“a literary term for the practice of repeating certain words or phrases at the beginning of multiple clauses or, in the case of a poem, multiple lines”.
Are We There Yet?
When will you find your niche in life?
When you do what you love, you’ll find yourself there
When will the money start to roll in?
When you stop obsessing over what you lack
When will the boss recognize you and all that you do?
When you stop jumping up and down, practically shouting look at me
When does family start appreciating you as you are?
When you realize that it doesn’t matter what they think
When will true love come my way?
When you understand that love comes from within and not without
When are you going to give me a straight answer?
When you can finally see, that for the answers you don’t need me
When will you get to where you want to be?
When you discover that the destination is in your own heart