Robert Beksinski

Decisions, Decisions - Poem by Robert Beksinski

The most important decision of my existence
Must be made within this single moment
I’ve prepared myself for days and nights before
But still it crept up on me like a shadow

No time to worry for my reason of procrastination
My choice needs to be acted upon immediately
A delusional state of mind sets in
Confusion haunts my very sense of being

Pressure builds up as the sweat drips from my brow
Fear intensifies as my stomach begins to harden
The future creates distress as it clings in my grasp
The clock is my worst enemy as time slips away

How frightful the future can seem
When all the world’s worries hang like a fog over me

Comments about Decisions, Decisions by Robert Beksinski

There is no comment submitted by members..

Read this poem in other languages

This poem has not been translated into any other language yet.

I would like to translate this poem »

word flags

What do you think this poem is about?

Poem Submitted: Thursday, June 21, 2007

Poem Edited: Tuesday, March 15, 2011

Famous Poems

  1. Still I Rise
    Maya Angelou
  2. The Road Not Taken
    Robert Frost
  3. If You Forget Me
    Pablo Neruda
  4. Dreams
    Langston Hughes
  5. Annabel Lee
    Edgar Allan Poe
  6. If
    Rudyard Kipling
  7. Stopping By Woods On A Snowy Evening
    Robert Frost
  8. Do Not Stand At My Grave And Weep
    Mary Elizabeth Frye
  9. I Do Not Love You Except Because I Love You
    Pablo Neruda
  10. Television
    Roald Dahl
[Report Error]