Brief Thoughts

When Life Is Just Hard

A few words can lift us up

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Walk the path.
And when you can’t anymore;
Walk another step,
and another.
Growth is uncomfortable
and precious.
And time –
a single grain of sand.
Of all the light there is,
the one we don’t see
is the brightest of all.

Poem by Ansua Dutta-Wystup

More poems, as well as beautiful paintings, by Ansua can be found at


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