These lines are written in response to a prompt on

The prompt was to use the word “saunter” with the limit of using exact 51 words. No more no less. It can be prose or poem.


Days gone by

Like blip in the sky

And looking behind

There’s lot I have missed

For mounted on the

High horse

I just raced

Towards the finish

Midways now have

Come to realise

I had missed

The scenery

Now I saunter

Casually at ease

Towards the sunset

Of my life