I Am Choosing You

too many choices, too many paths, which way to go

we never know

I’ve traveled to many places and met different faces

some travels made me triumphant,

some made me a failure

some faces brought out the best in me

but some unleashed the beast warrior in me

I’ve fought some battles; some I lost,

some I won

I trust the process, I trust the rhythm of nature and of the universe

I laughed, I cried

I succeeded, but I failed too

but of all the choices I made, of all the paths I took

and of all the places I traveled

faces I met

I’m glad I took the courage to choose

the choice I had to make

take the path I had to take

to travel the place I had to travel

to meet the one I had to keep

I am choosing the road

that leads

to you

I am choosing you

Day 2 Prompt

And now, for today’s (optional) prompt. In the world of well-known poems, maybe there’s no gem quite so hoary as Robert Frost’s “The Road Not Taken.” Today, I’d like to challenge you to write a poem about your own road not taken – about a choice of yours that has “made all the difference,” and what might have happened had you made a different choice.

Published by michnavs

Philippine-born Michelle Navajas, currently residing in Malaysia. Michelle authored the book “After – Rain Skies: A Million Stars” for PWW during their Million Stars campaign. Graduated with a Master of Education majoring in English in the Philippines, Michelle was a former college professor, teaching literature, speech & oral communication, creative writing, drama, and theatre arts. Michelle is active in her writing profession and works as a freelance creative writer. Michelle passionately blogs at www.michnavs.wordpress.com, where you can find her prose and poetry on love, life, motherhood, and her advocacy on abuse and violence. A published author on Spillwords NYC https://spillwords.com/what-if-snowflakes-dont-fall-in-winter/ Her poem “Again” is published on three platforms, on MEDIUM -an International Writers and Readers Space, AFRICA WRITERS CARAVAN, and at WOMAWORDS LITERARY PRESS. kindly go check the following links –https://womawordsliterarypress.home.blog/2020/06/29/imagining-life-after-the-ravaging-virulent-covid-19-pandemic-a-special-journal/ –https://personalitiesofinspiration.wordpress.com/2020/06/29/imagining-life-after-covid-19-a-womawords-june-edition/

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