Cognitive (Weekend Writing Prompt)

Inspired by and written for Weekend Writing Prompt – Thank you, Sammi

Definition: Cognitive – adj. relating to cognition. Cognition – n. the mental action or process of acquiring knowledge and understanding through thought, experience, and the senses

Form: Free Verse

researching for understanding
absorbing information found
in a pile of books
learning and relearning
highlighting things to remember
what is useful
for future reference
mentally storing key points
and words
triggers of acquisition
to the memory
noted for rapid recollection
an instant withdrawal
at the right time
like the PIN code for an ATM
get it wrong
access denied

Word Count: 59