Another Day by Carolina Espinosa

It’s best I just behave tonight

Tonight will be like any other

I’ll stay away

Avoid that road

Attempt to be okay.

One time too many

Exit Zero

Not today.


Carolina Espinosa has a Masters of Science in Nutrition from Rutgers University and specializes in maternal and child nutrition research. Outside of work, her interests are running, journal writing, attending local music shows, spending time with her family and friends, and most of all sharing her thoughts and feelings through the art of poetry. Carolina’s poems can be found on her blog at