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Being Known

Back Off, Fear!

Haiku with commentary

Photo by Francesco De Tommaso on Unsplash

I see you, feel your
Eyes on me; I’m not your prey
Today, move aside.

In my mind’s eye, fear is a lion — fierce, strong, and deadly — here to swallow me whole. Most often, when fear comes, I move aside.

Today is a big day for me and fear is here. I feel his eyes on me, his breath clouding my sight…




Authentically sharing stories and poems from the heart about our experience of being human and our ongoing process of becoming perfectly imperfect. Writing mostly real and raw with a sprinkle of microfiction!

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Galit Birk, PhD

Galit Birk, PhD

Psychology, human potential, therapy, coaching, possibility, vulnerability, authenticity, connection, being known, giving my words wings! Perfectly imperfect.

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