Damned to Earth

A poem about survival

Kayla Douglas
Sep 11 · 1 min read
Photo by Chris Barbalis on Unsplash

The experience of dying was one she would never forget
Coming back to life was her damnation

The doctors said she was alive by the grace of God
She had exercised her free will

Now she had to ‘live’ with the punishment

Kayla Douglas

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Life Coach, author, lifelong learner, travel enthusiast, narcolepsy advocate, living in Myanmar, she/her https://www.kaylamdouglas.com

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