Woman Warrior

grace-omalley-statue

Woman Warrior

by Brenda Surin

 

A Woman Warrior turns …

Loneliness into service

Shame to confidence

Pain into empathy

Anger to righteous indignation

Fear into courage

Despair to hope

Hatred into love

Defeat to victory … and

Her heart and mind toward her dreams.

 

 

Copyright © 2016 Brenda L. Surin. All Rights Reserved.

 

 

[The bronze statue of Irish woman warrior, Grace O’Malley, who ruled the seas of the western seaboard of Ireland 400 years ago, can be seen on the grounds of Westport House, County Mayo, Ireland. Created by sculptor Michael Cooper.]

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