Illumine the Spirits

that you were
not an accident,

that you hadn’t
quite believed
your Light,

that you needed
to come into
this dark time,

that you needed
to heal
the remnants
of your doubt.

Then brush
the dirt
off the lantern
you have always been
and illumine
the spirits
in the dark.

Selected poems from Subterranean Light

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