"The highs, the lows, the balance
where is it to be found?
It’s hard to not want to just throw as many layers of safety upon our skin as possible.
To simply just run away and hide…
Yes, we won’t feel this rawness, this purity, these joyful moments of feeling truly alive ever again.
Yet to keep ourselves scar free,
to keep ourselves safe,
we must keep ourselves covered, protected;
to make sure we never fall subject to this vulnerable state of being