Growth

Challenged myself to outlive my fear.
I allowed it to control me for so long.
It shaped my decisions.
It curtailed my desires.
Scooped me out and made me hollow.
But I decided that I couldn’t lie down anymore.
I couldn’t let it devour me from the inside out.
I fought it.
Grabbed it by its throat and defeated it.
Conquered my fear, it’s called growth.
Conquered my past, because the future is calling.
And it belongs to me.

Published by Kim V Poetry

I've always had a passion for writing. In this crazy world that we live in, I find my solace in made up words and make believe stories. Let's escape into the void and forget about it all just for a moment or two.

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