The Detour

I took a detour once.
A rude road I'd not seen.

Each rut, each rock,
brought longing

for the path I had to leave.
I stumbled on and on
but reached my journey's end.
Refreshed, content,
I gazed around—
No planed road entered in!
    Steve Dunn Hanson


Affliction. The journey. Steve Dunn Hanson

Pitesti, Romania 2008