Poetry

Two Worlds

“Live your light.
Bask in your darkness.”

With enough determination, we can learn to live in the light. Among the living. The loving. But when night falls, we’re sometimes reminded of the demons that still hide there. In the silence. In the places where no light can touch. And if you’re not careful, they’ll snatch you up. The true meaning of living means to embrace both sides of these worlds. To remember where those demons came from and acknowledge that you’re more than how they define you. They’re a part of you, but they don’t control you.

An impromptu collab with the lovely @mah.writes on Instagram. Words in the quotation © Máh Lima. Caption words are mine.

© Sarah Doughty

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