Merry Old Month of May: 12-Survival

Daily Prompt:  Survival

 

 

Is it bottled water

and flats of canned beans,

solar blankets and chargers,

and wind-up radios

that makes survival

a doable thing?

Or is it poems and art,

deep rest,

a walk in the trees,

a hand in the dirt,

a long eye-gaze,

a light touch on the arm,

a word of praise?

Bread matters,

but is it possible…

might love matter more?

 

survival

Photo credit: Enidanc via Foter.com / CC BY-NC-ND

 

For the month of May, I will be posting something daily, namely some kind of respond to The Daily Post’s daily prompt or some other prompt, unless a poem or post visits me of its own accord, unbidden and welcomed.

 

8 thoughts on “Merry Old Month of May: 12-Survival

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