Do not 'act natural.'
What is natural?
Clothes cover our natural bodies
To express how we naturally feel on the inside.
Where no one can see.
Because humans are complex.
We externalize our expression,
What we choose to embrace.
There is so much inside of us,
There is a bit of everything:
If we must cover our skin,
We must know our natural.
We must feel our nature.
Written by Therese Niedbala
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