Where Will I Go Today?

Where will I go today?
Should I seek solitude,
meet the multitude,
grow my gratitude
or analyse atitude?

Where will I go today?
To where others go?
To put up a show?
To just spoil my flow?
or to just go spend some dough?

Where will I go today?
Where there’s stuff to say,
where my role will play,
where I’ll miss my way,
or just where I’ll waste a day?

Where will I go today?
To fulfil obligation,
carry out instruction,
attract an allegation,
or free up frustration?

Where will I go today?
Isn’t it my decision?
If it’s by compulsion,
then that’s an aberration.
I’ll tag that “violation”.

Where will I go today?
I need inspiration,
probably motivation
for specific action.
Hence this contemplation.

Where will I go today?
You require my conclusion?
That may be an intrusion,
considering our distinction.
Try your own contemplation.

Where will I go today?
To the most beneficial
and relevantly influencial.
I’ll shun the superficial
and sideline the artifical.

Where will I go today?
Should I take a suggestion,
give a suggestion
or settle for deliberation
on this situation?

Where will I go today?
Will I do a dance,
watch others’ dance
or take a random chance
in this instance?

Where will I go today?
Am I to take the things they brought,
give them all the things I’ve got
or just share the things I thought,
in accordance with what is taught?

Where will I go today?
Or must I even go?
Who do I even owe?
Why must I join a row?
Nobody seems to know.

Why will I go today?
Is something wrong with home?
Why must I drift and roam?
Or stay beneath a dome.
Anyone who cares can come.

In taking tough decisions,
consider all possible options.
Set the rules of your game,
like “who wants to be a milliomare”:
Phone a friend, fifty-fifty or walk away.
Life often offers few life-lines, but the choice is yours to make.

If this is really my issue:
where should I go today?
I call the shots, I’ll make my choice, stay in charge of my decisions and face the resulting consequences.

Poetry. A poem on decision and choice. Using questions to stirr reflection. A perfect piece to decifer direction while questioning tradition and suggesting liberation. Encouraging unique expression. Another tool for effectiveness and freedom.
By Nnamonu Tochukwu.

Check out the collaboration that chance has created with the barefoot baroness! Read the comments and click the link:

Two Whispers of the Heart ~ For Tee.

About teeceecounsel

Who am I really? Can that be defined yet? Probably by the time I'm long gone and all the pieces of my activities are compiled and analysed then you can know what you want to know about me. Meanwhile, I write. Not because I love writing but because I love people. I love to care and love to share. I'm a deep thinker and I love to believe in the impossible. The ideal is attainable and a shot at it must be given. Don't say 'It won't work' rather ask 'how will it work? Nobody is ever doomed unless they made the choice. To resist good and to adopt evil is already doom. To loose hope is to choose doom but to believe that every step is a passing phase leading towards your hope is to choose progress. I may go on and on but my posts say it all. I don't force you to agree, I only say enjoy!
This entry was posted in Poetry and tagged , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

12 Responses to Where Will I Go Today?

  1. Uche says:

    I like this article. Was tempted to use some of those rhymes in a song. Will need a copyright for that. Well done!

    • Smiles! Rhymes might really be good in a song. Well, let’s keep our fingers crossed. Ride on with your song and keep me posted, I’ll be excited to hear how it sounds. Thanks for the compliments! 🙂

  2. Love ths whole post Tee! Love that your poem speaks my the soul TODAY, when i read it. Seems we were on a similar plane. I find the irony between our two posts something to smile about, so in case you do not get by I wanted to make sure you knew what i am referring to. ,

    Thanks again for sharing my friend ~ BB


    • I’m so glad that you stopped by. I had a nice time going through your post. Seems like it’s time to break out from things that stifle our uniqueness and creativity. Yes, let’s push self limiting factors aside and dance. I hope you dance? 🙂

  3. Music provided, spirit open, whispers to the heart I Hope You Dance!

    Kicking self-limiting beleifs to the curb ~ BB

  4. Music provided: “Triggering sweet sensations,”
    Spirit open: “Inspiring lovely imaginations.”
    Whispers to the Heart I Hope you dance:
    “Where will I go today? To dance, of course, I will”

    I love it Tee. A very nice flow I think..

    • You simply amaze me! You seem to be seeing the other side. 🙂 Really nice flow, that’s obviously our first piece together.

      • O I am so happy you were not offended. That you GOT it. Such fun. I hav only done this kind of thing before in a fiction narratve. I never thought I coud write poetry How exciting!Thank you Tee! You are the amazing one. ~BB

        I am copying it so i will have a copy too. you just made me realize we did something sooo cool. Thank you!

  5. Johnson says:

    This is simply beautiful, and deep too. I’ll be reflecting on it for a while…

  6. Pingback: Collaboration Is Not By Chance | Wise Counsel

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s