Living Is A Choice~Birthday Reflections

Birth is not a choice we get to make, we are brought into this world 
Some simply come into this life to exist only for the sake of existing
Others will choose to make this world a better place, living it in full
How we embrace our course is up to us, no one can decide but you
Will you elect to be a person who conquers the world each day here?
Touching the lives of those you come into contact with, uplifting them
Bring light to the dark, laughter to the sad, love to the broken-hearted
Looking at the world, see the good and the beautiful, embracing it all
Birth is not a choice we get to make, but choosing to live is one we make daily!

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Today is my birthday, and as I reflect on life and how many ups and downs that it brings. One thing that I have come to realize is that every day is a choice. Will I choose to get up and live life, making the best of every circumstance that I face? Life throws many things at us, it is how we react to them that can make or break us. So as I go into another year of life, I will again choose to keep living. It is a conscious decision, one that is not always the easier path. In fact, really never easier. But, I know that through this life, I will have an impact and I will make a difference. These are things that I strive for, I hope to obtain. What will you do with the life you have been given? I hope that you will shine on! ©

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27 responses to “Living Is A Choice~Birthday Reflections

  1. Happy Birthday! Celebrate yourself today!

  2. happy birthday amiga! Enjoy YOUR day:)!

  3. Happy birthday, beautiful! Have a fantastic day! 🙂

  4. Happiest of birthdays my friend and fellow Gemini! Wishing you the best today and always xoxo

  5. Happy Birthday! I love your message – I agree!

  6. Happy birthday, Mac! What a great reflection! Yes, you’re making a difference!
    ♥♫♪ Happy birthday to you ♪♫, Happy birthday to you ♪♫, Happy birthday to Mac, ♪♫, Happy birthday to you ♪♫ ♥

  7. Birthday is a gift from GOD…Happy Birthday to you and very well expressed!

  8. A vey happy birthday to you!

  9. Hope you had a great birthday! 🙂 ❤

  10. First extremely sorry for having missed out this post. I am sorry I couldn’t wish you on your birthday. I was actually lost in self forgetting about my friend, you. So, wish you a Happy belated birthday.

  11. You are stronger braver then you think you are and your presence in the Universe is already making a difference and you are light and I trust you are shining and will shine more. Yes, our choice it is and you are a beautiful lovely blessed soul.

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