#My500Words: Day 14 of 31 "The Moon"

"The moon is a friend for the lonesome to talk to" Carl Sandburg. The moon is one of the main constants in the universe as it continuously shifts through the night sky. It acts to illuminate your room as a steady reminder of its existence. Its presence on the dark curtain that blankets above is both unbothered and innocent. Undisturbed in its existence, the moon is always overlooking. Even when the sun takes its place or when clouds cover it, the moon remains a reality even when it's not looked at it. 

The moon has remained a mystery even with its billion of onlookers throughout time and the revolving door of civilizations. Often studied for its mysterious power. Maybe we will learn that its purpose is to remain a mystery that doesn't want to be solved. The ancients looked at the moon to be gifted with knowledge and wisdom. A divine symbol with knowledge locked away in its core, so it is never found but also never lost. The moon is there to remind us to keep searching and explore in its presence. 

"Sometimes weak and wan, sometimes strong and full of light. The moon understands what it means to be human." - Tahereh Mafi. The moon is always there at night and is an onlooker during our darkest hours. Our darkest hours which is a time when we are our loneliest selves. A time when our emotions and frequencies are at their most high.  In the exposure to the moon's light, our souls are guided by its energy. Even the dark side of the moon, which remains forever alone in the sky is forever constant which is a metaphor for our human problems. 

"The moon is faithful to its nature and its power is never diminished" Ming-Dao Deng.  Both the moon and sun are performers, with shows during the day and night. They both rotate locations depending on your view and with one's light more bright than the other. The sun only knows us during our best hours and as a consequence remains unaware of our truest self. The moon sees your soul while the sun only sees you.

We are children of the moon as she is the surrogate mother for our souls. Our collective age is young in its comparison and as we collectively grow and find our inner self's, we will (re)discover that meaning is rooted in the moon. It is always there, proud and bold, even when we are not aware. 

"The moon was reigning over their world, glowing its full splendor to all those willing to look up." The moon is a guide to travelers of many roads. It is a resource for those who are seeking consulting. However, it also remains a mystery to those who have tried to understand its existence. The moon is there for us, always in the sky. Be mindful of its free presence and it will reward you for your awareness. Let's look up more

The moon is always there; it's always there. Just look whenever you're feeling alone.