Any women who sews or knits, or weaves,
blends colors in a tapestry or creates
a patchwork quilt, knows by the feel
that a single thread is weak but the
weaving, the blending, the intertwining
with many others makes it strong.
Any woman alone without friends to
sustain her, to nurture and support,
to hold with loving arms, like a single
thread, is weak. But the weaving,
the loving, the nurturing of others,
the networks of friendships makes
The Kinship of Women 1994
Thanking the Lord for all of you today!