Butterfly Rising


A amazing poem shared.

Beneath The Layers

There once was a girl who wanted to fly
Yet her world was mostly black
Full of violence, fear and dark skies. 

She longed for life's beauty
And the magick within found
She sang despite the blows 
She stood despite the broken bones

The girl was not afraid to face the darkness inside
She knew burying her wounds wasn't healing
But denial wearing its dreadful mask

She had witness the contradictions of those around her
They wanted peace but not the journey within
They wanted magick but no the pain it takes to heal
They wanted masks and ignorance
She wanted life in all its splendor and rawness

"It will cost you" life whispered
"I am ready to pay the price" was her reply Like a caterpillar life wrapped its arms around her And perched her cocoon among the sacred trees She was buried within a cocoon of woven pain…

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