“…feel awkward in our skin”

“In one day,

we’re presented with countless opportunities

to feel bad about ourselves

or to feel awkward in our skin:


caustic coworkers,

professional rejection,

that stranger who glares at us as we walk down the street

for absolutely no reason at all.


Isolated, these moments seem to indicate

that there’s something deeply wrong with us.


But remember who loves you

and you bring some much-needed context to it all.


Remember who loves you and all the secondary,

superficial worries of life begin to recede,

if only for a stolen moment.


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