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I Am a Human I Am Not Yet the Mushroom

Feeling torn in two?
This mushroom is still thriving, held together by threads.
Nature’s surprise after a summer’s rain. Still thriving, it greeted day-peep once more.
Maybe I’ll strive to be like the mushroom someday, maybe I’ll also accept that I’m perfectly imperfect.
For now, I know, I’m only human.

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Sandra James
Sandra James(@sandra-james)
11 months ago

A beautiful photo, Melissa, and a very inspiring message. Yes, we often look at nature’s quirks in wonder and appreciation, yet decry the flaws that make us who we are. I need to remember your mushroom 🙂 Well done.

Lotchie Carmelo
Lotchie Carmelo(@lotchie-carmelo)
11 months ago

Wow. I agree with Sandra. It is an amazing photo, and the description is very inspiring. We are perfectly imperfect but we are created perfectly out of our imperfections. Nice.

Lotchie Carmelo
Lotchie Carmelo(@lotchie-carmelo)
11 months ago

You’re welcome, Melissa. Yes, it is true.

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Juma
Juma(@juma)
11 months ago

That is such an exceptional photo, Melissa! Your comments deepen the meaning as well. You are a wonderful photographer and philosopher!

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