In This Light

 

 

”D A W N-

That moment when you can see the sunrise, when you can breathe again. You can finally feel the blood rush through, the sound of your heartbeat is now a tender reminder that you have so many wonderful reasons to be alive. You thank the universe for her mercy, because all those reasons start and end with you. You have accepted your journey, thanked her for the pain, the lessons, the things you had to go through. At the crack of dawn you can see the light shine on your scars, see them for what they are, absolutely breath-taking, because each one tells a story. Your story. Of how you lived through wars and came out beautiful. In this light you can see what others could see for so long, that you are made of magic.  ” …

an extract from Firstborn