There is no hiding place.
There is no private salvation.

We are interdependent.
We are in this together.

What batters us
Opens us.

To ourselves.
To each other.

To give.
To receive.

To honor.
To love.


~ by Barbara,  2018


Photo by Barbara 1984.
At a food distribution center in northern Ethiopia.
Some women walked for days each month to receive food during a drought.