I wish somebody had told me sooner that moths aren’t just ugly twigs who take flight in the darkest hours, but that each moth is a night-time butterfly. They live to pollinate and give breath to our earthbound flowers and in turn, a breathing flower gives life to us.
Now I am not going to succeed in saving every moth I encounter, especially not the uninvited bedroom ceiling ones, but I will always remember what I have learned from them: Whether you are a goat, a guppy, or the wild oak tree – you belong here. Even things with pale wings are here for a reason.*
These are my favorite tights in the world! I feel like I just stepped out of a garden