drop of love endures storm’s seas strong arms To the woman whose strength is her beauty. Her compassion is her smile. She wills us to be better and she stands by us in our worst moments. Her applause thunders in pride in our success. One day to radiate our love back!!
where do you find yourself in the rabbit hole of yesterday pulling yourself toward today or rushing back grasping at the past wishing wanting its like water slipped through your fingertips I can’t hold you back as I trip I never really wanted to try flying free on winds invigoratingly high but thereContinue reading “Today Rather than Yesterday #parenting #poetry”
Red plastic shovel held moments ago favorite blue cap on your sunshine face crooked it sat I am washed away claimed by sorrow you pulled by the riptides of life Both driven toward fate’s tomorrow you toward the sea I toward the land and I face the dawn alone embraced by the sand Uncountable areContinue reading “The little red shovel #philippines #poetry #dpchallenge”
Parents face many a milestone as they raise children; a significant milestone is sending a child off to school for the first time.
I wasnt there but I felt your fear. We are mothers after all who have big, strong sons. Strong arms that will hold us when we are frail and weak. We will never meet but I was there in the waiting room with you. I was holding your hand. I shed a tear. I wantedContinue reading “The Dance of Life (A Story)”
She dressed her little girls in frills cleaned up her boy’s skinned knees told stories at bedtime tucked them in “Sleep Tight” *** Nights and Weekend Ball Games toting all that stuff weekly voice, piano backstage her Drama Queen up front *** Driving Driving Driving remember the brakes eye on the mirror can’t afford mistakesContinue reading “A Tribute To Mother’s”