A Poem: A Road Worth Taking

Post date: Mar 28, 2016 3:42:59 AM

By: Cora Gregory, Staff Writer

Posted October 12th, 2015

A Road Worth Taking

A slow, silent beat sounds

As each drip, falls through the cracks

I’m alone, stuck forever

Chances of escape are slim to none

I could end up somewhere worse

I will take the road worth taking

In hopes of freedom

In hopes of happiness

But the dark is falling fast

Cora Gregory is a sophomore with a passion for writing short stories and poetry. She spends a lot of time outside listening to music. She has a little sister in sixth grade who loves to critique her work. After she graduates from Slinger, she wants to go to college for theatre and music. She’s currently enrolled in Concert Chorale and wants to later get into Vocal Jazz and Chamber Singers.