Life is a rocky landscape
It’s a battlefield shorn by love
It’s a pockmarked desert
It’s caverns of hope
It’s the skies raining down from above
Life, it’s luminous
if you let it
And if you don’t
Dark swallows you whole
You must uplift your life
You must seize it
You must grab by the horns then let go
For your life, you have to illuminate it
Center stage and ready to go
The curtain is rising—and now there you are
the ever afterglow
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This post was previously published on Nerve 10 and is republished with the permission of the author.
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