It’s a bitter pill I need not swallow:
Jealousy only breeds envy and sorrow.
I try to look at the good in my life
Rather than focus on sadness and strife.
Some envy money, some desire love:
I’m happy with food and a roof above.
When you haven’t had for a bit of time,
The little stuff gets big and becomes fine.
So long as I have words, I will make do.
If I’ve learned much it is that is true.
I need not more, or my morals will rot;
This writer is happy sleeping on cots.
I’m going to kill two birds with one stone and make this my NaPoWriMo submission for the day as well. Check out what these people did with their jealousy prompt: