The blackthorn reminds us that even in the midst of darkness, light can still be found. It teaches us that in some aspects of our lives, destruction must occur so that we can be renewed. To achieve inner growth, we must overcome obstacles, and embrace our darkness as well as our light. The spirit of Blackthorn encourages us to boldly speak our own truths, and live our lives without regret. The Blackthorn brings light into the darkest places, and helps us find strength in adversity.