Strength of conviction,
power of physical being,
his spirit timeless –
yet, he is weary,
wonders how he can
a life of integrity, ensure
a future for those he loves,
in the shadows of
civilization’s whims.

(If you’ve received this via email, and cannot see the posted picture, please visit the site.  The image is of a wild stallion who graced us with his presence on our recent visit to Arizona. The poem is dedicated to the him.)

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Permission to write, paint, and imagine are the gifts I gave myself when chronic illness hit - a fair exchange: being for doing. Relevance is an attitude. Humour essential.

5 thoughts on “Wild

  1. I get the poem in an email without the photo. I am so glad I came to your site to see it with the photo. It gave me context and suddenly I am nodding in agreement. Beautiful!

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