of survival

I don't know whether to call their survival courageous. "Courage" suggests that they had some kind of choice. To be courageous, or not. For them, it was to live, or not. For some, certainly, the decision to live is a courageous one. For them, I am not sure a decision was ever necessary. I want … Continue reading of survival

to build

having stepped far away from strong foundations for little reason other than to try (though that is itself not so little a reason-- that desire to see what other structures might be waiting for another willing spine to venture forth and offer yours) to bend toward the unfamiliar to create cobblestone pathways to walk upon … Continue reading to build