You do not need to be whole said the nomad.
I am happy
because I am often unhappy
and accept this.
I am free
because I know uncertainty’s friendship
and embrace it.
I am fully alive
because I am acquainted with loss
and welcome the absence with open arms.
The darkest sides of yourself you dread
are also lovely sources of light leading you home.
Doubt is an honest admission things might be other than they seem.
Anxiety and fear are only a brother and sister
inviting you to belong
to the strangeness of it all.
When you are truly lost
and willing to admit as much
you see lost and found are mere labels you will flourish without.
There is nothing to seek, and nothing to fix,
only the splendor and beauty of the broken you