ILLUMINATION
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ILLUMINATION

Darkness Balances The Scales

A poem of self-acceptance and perseverance.

a flowering plant against a wall with darkness slowly being removed by the rising sun.
Photo by Berlian Khatulistiwa on Unsplash

Balancing the dark and light,
Such a long and awful plight.
You feel like giving up.
All the negative intrusive thoughts,
Your soul feels corrupt.

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Tas (they/them)

Tas (they/them)

We are autistic members of the disability community and hold various mental health diagnoses. We are advocates for social justice, writers and scholars of life.