fire

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we were always taught

to be careful of the matches.

always asked

not to stand

too close

to the flames.

always kept

so far

and so wary

of the fire.

so

how

were we meant

to be ready.

for worlds

destined

to burn

© Hudson Biko

Photograph by guille pozzi

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heal

they will write

poems

about

healing.

and

smile

in their photographs.

and sometimes

they

will believe it

too

 

© Hudson Biko

satisfied

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the world has a way.

of giving you. the things.

you are sure. you want.

to let you know. there is

always.

something else.

© Hudson Biko

Photograph by Thought Catalog

exuberance

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what about. the chance

of gold. at the end

of rainbows.

of magic. in the

things we understand.

what happens

to that

© Hudson Biko

Photograph by Velizar Ivanov

snow

to watch the snow fall. from

overcast skies.

to see the light. and feel

the light. pour.

from so much dark.

and believe

© Hudson Biko