Be Still

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don’t fear the darkness, they said,
because the real monsters walk by day —
and I didn’t know how to feel then,
realizing anyone could be an enemy

the sun may rise and set,
the moon may take its place,
but I remember the shadows most of all

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just another writer with too many cats

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just another writer with too many cats

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