Something Sleeping Inside Us

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There’s something sleeping inside us
Down in the soil of our chests
Its pulse hides behind our pulse
Its breath behind our breath. 

When the world is grim, it awakens
And grows to fill up our skin
With kindness and courage undreamed of
It’s the you that’s been waiting within. 

What do YOU suspect is sleeping inside you that our grim world has awakened these past four months?

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