Almost is a treacherous word

We say that to kids
to encourage them to learn and grow

Try saying that to a grown-up
You almost made it
You have the potential
but couldn’t make it a reality

Almost is a treacherous word
It means
you are
as useful as none
as valuable as nought

Author: Cassa Bassa

🇦🇺🇨🇳 inquisitive, observant, witty, a thinker, was a misfit child 😊

6 thoughts on “Almost”

    1. I am glad you feel what I am trying to express. I wrote this after watching some clips on talent shows and observed the devastati g effect of some judges’ comments.


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