The will to Survive…

There she stands

dainty and fragile

amongst the branches

twigs and leaves

The fire bellowing

upon her threshold

She has the will to survive

(c) Tonya Barton
(c) Tonya Barton ’13

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2 thoughts on “The will to Survive…

  1. This reminds me of the flowers that you see pushing up from a crack in the concrete on a busy city street – stamina, strength, reaching toward the light. That’s life, isn’t it?

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