To my mind – Deepali Narotam

You must let yourself fall
Crack and break
Dis-in-te-grate
And
Unfold
Do not resist the torrent
Embrace the wave
Fracture into quakes
Shatter into specks
Only once you see the
fragments
Can you fathom the
whole

 

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