Searching for Home

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image by Rebekah Choat

Once I needed to leave home.
My time had come to travel,
to start fresh far away.

And so I went away,
not knowing that home
cannot be reached by travel.

It took a while to travel
far enough away
to see I wasn’t finding home.

So I put away my travel shoes and built a home.

~ Rebekah Choat