It’s Free Write Friday (well, Saturday for me, now) and Kellie Elmore has issued a most intriguing prompt:
… use your choice of lines as your prompt. They can be the ending lines of your favorite book, or a favorite poem…whichever moved you the most. You may begin your work with the lines, or simply use them as inspiration.
I take my inspiration from American poet, Robert Frost.
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I ~
I took the one less travelled by,
and that has made all the difference
Where Faith Took My Hand
I did not take the road,
The road took me.
It bade me by
The way with
Hints of who-knows-what
Uncertain, I yet followed,
Fear a weight unburdened
At the step
Where faith took my hand
And said, “Fly!”
Oh, how I wanted to fly!
See what others may never
See. Be what I never dared
My soul’s inner journey
To that place where
Down the road less
Travelled where strength and
I’d like to take this opportunity to acknowledge everyone who’s stepped in the deep in to follow this blog. It is an expression of the inner journey, so I’m not surprised my response to this week’s challenge unfolded as it did.
In the spirit of this blog, here’s a link to The Guarded One. This week I posted the next three instalments of letters to this aspect of my Self. For some background on this, please visit Dear Me: A Collection of Letters to Various Aspects of My Self.
And finally, I’m thrilled to announce that my equestrian blog Musings of a Horse Mom, specifically my post Confessions of a Coaching Intern: Finding Clarity with a Pitchfork and a Song, was Freshly Pressed on WordPress.com this week.
Please take a moment to check it out when you have an opportunity.
Thanks for stopping by …
©Dorothy Chiotti, Aimwell CreativeWorks 2013