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Madhavi Gavini

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Have you created your own path?

Creating a path by "stepping out into the unknown" as opposed to following a path that is well-trodden,"comfortable and familiar" is challenging. Kindly share your experiences and the journey of your venture.

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    Jan 19 2013: Yes Madhavi, I am aware of creating my own path with mindful choices and decisions along the way.
    He says it much better than I can....

    The Road Not Taken
    Two roads diverged in a yellow wood,
    And sorry I could not travel both
    And be one traveler, long I stood
    And looked down one as far as I could
    To where it bent in the undergrowth;

    Then took the other, as just as fair,
    And having perhaps the better claim
    Because it was grassy and wanted wear,
    Though as for that the passing there
    Had worn them really about the same,

    And both that morning equally lay
    In leaves no step had trodden black.
    Oh, I marked the first for another day!
    Yet knowing how way leads on to way
    I doubted if I should ever come back.

    I shall be telling this with a sigh
    Somewhere ages and ages hence:
    Two roads diverged in a wood, and I,
    I took the one less traveled by,
    And that has made all the difference.


    Robert Frost
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      Jan 19 2013: Frost's poem 'The road not taken' is a perfect epitome for my question...it is one of my favorites.
      Thanks!
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        Jan 19 2013: Glad you like it too Madhavi:>)
        You ask, in your introduction....."Kindly share your experiences and the journey of your venture."
        There is not enough room here my friend, and the poem says it all:>)
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          Jan 20 2013: I understand Colleen. I admire you for your courage and the contributions you have made to the society. You are a great role model!
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        Jan 24 2013: Thank you Madhavi,
        Contributing is much more pleasurable than the alternative:>)

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