Shelter

Photo: CA Hawthorne. Flathead Lake, Montana.

Photo: CA Hawthorne.

Shelter and harbor elusive,
whether stone, wood, or an embrace.
A warm place,
a safe haven,
too seldom realized,
too often trapped in dreams
where love has been.
Now is the time:
build a shelter,
save the self.
Keep health in your arms
and safe from harm,
strong enough
to embrace the work required,
to salvage life,
undo the forlorn myth,
and flourish.

©April 2016, Christina Anne Hawthorne

*The blog remains quiet while CampNaNoWriMo continues.

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