Cynthia BuhainBaello

Gold Star - 10,477 Points (November 17,1949 / Manila, Philippines)

A Choice We Make - Poem by Cynthia BuhainBaello

Some people hold on to the past
And cry those forever tears.
Trying to retrieve what won't last,
Unaware the finish line nears.

What was lost must be released,
Mistakes need to be learned from.
The joys of this present could be missed
When we make Sadness our home.

It's a choice we make to let go.
The brave face each day and go on.
For the sun shines again tomorrow
And in life, all things have a reason.

Cynthia Buhain-Baello~~~01.25.15

Topic(s) of this poem: bravery, hope, recovery from

Form: Quatrain

Comments about A Choice We Make by Cynthia BuhainBaello

  • Lyn Paul (1/25/2016 4:11:00 PM)

    Let it go, yes you are so right. Sometimes the heartache can just take a little time to do so.
    Thank You
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    Cynthia Buhain-baello (1/25/2016 7:23:00 PM)

    Thank you Lyn Paul - yes so true.

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  • Anil Kumar Panda (1/25/2016 6:05:00 AM)

    It is true. Everything happens in life for a reason. Loved it. (Report) Reply

    Cynthia Buhain-baello (1/25/2016 6:46:00 AM)

    Thank you Anil Kumar Panda.

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Poem Submitted: Monday, January 25, 2016

Poem Edited: Monday, January 25, 2016

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