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Borrowed Hope

Photo by Mat Reding on Unsplash

In a meek spread of understanding, each careful charge is sprung — —
First one hand and then the other — -
Brushes the air between us,
Possibility is hung.

As if they had manners all their own — -
One guiding finger marks my empty heart,
While his open palm frustrates each false start.



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Julie Nyhus MSN, FNP-BC

Julie Nyhus MSN, FNP-BC


Nurse practitioner, health/medical writer, wife, momma, amazing badass rocking 10 years without evidence of cancer! Twitter @joolzfnp