Metamorphosis ~ A #Poem

This is one of my favourite poems. It expresses how I feel about myself. I change constantly, I develop, I go back into hibernation and come back again to change anew.

I love this image of being alive and developing and the image of the butterfly. I can just hope that it gives you a push to discover new territory too.


again and again
my refugee self
seeks shelter
in golden chrysalis

it hibernates

blooms into
my authentic soul
forever inclining
to my refugee soul


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  1. Reblogged this on Phoenix's Poetry & Stories and commented:
    I wrote this many years ago and translated it last year:

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