If we all had our deepest, truest attribute
etched onto our palms, what would yours be?
Kindness? Never judging, listening to the full story
and helping in whatever way you can?
Bravery? Never backing down, no matter what the odds,
swallowing your fear because there are more important things?
Or is it something simpler, yet not so simple at all?
A concept many take for granted, yet twice as many don’t have?
Self-acceptance. To know yourself, to be okay with it,
but also knowing that wanting to change is fine too,
if you don’t like who you are.
Because accepting that
is to recognise what it means
to be you.