The Strong One

3 01 2012

Photo copyright. Used by permission of Akrotiri 2012.

She is a tower of strength, a city of refuge where people in need find help, rest, protection.

But where does she go for shelter?

Who takes care of the city?

She scans the horizon for a place to rest and stands silent

as it dawns on her that she’s alone.





2 responses

7 01 2012
weavers journaler

Oh, this so resonates with me, a powerful image.

7 01 2012

It must be an archetypal theme for women, no wonder so many shy away from strength. But once you’re there you can’t go back…

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