To Exist At All

To exist at all:

and mostly, it’s about simply being grateful to exist at all, that right now the world is set up so perfectly in its acceptance, a true depth of belonging that astounds me to consider. My very next breath has an entire sky to draw from, an abundance of air delivered to my need. There was nothing done by me for this to happen, no grace earned for this ease of breath and the environment that allows for it, the universe…

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