Category Archives: Family

Mother

Change (Happy Mother’s Day) I wake to the quietOf an empty houseIt’s been that way since they leftOne by oneTo follow their dreamsMaking mistakesTaking chancesAnd heartbreaksOff to spread their wingsFar from homeTo seek adventuresExperience new thingsIt wasn’t easy to let … Continue reading

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Waiting

I’m just waitingI knowSomething is gonna happenIt’s inevitable and I have no controlWhat? I’m not sureBut it will happenAnd soonIt’s going to turn my world upside downAgainAnd I can’t stop it or will it awaySo I waitAnxiouslyHoping against hopeBut knowing … Continue reading

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Anything

Anything that means something, is worth everything…

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Christmas memories

When I look back at today, I wonder Will it be imprinted on my memory  Today as every day, I told my husband I loved him I prepared a festive meal We FaceTime’d the kids and watched the grandkids open … Continue reading

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Spirit of Christmas

My thoughts are calm It’s easy to breathe Unpolluted with worries I exhale peace Merry Christmas and Peace to all

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Memories

I’m trying so hard to remember and I find it’s getting harder to keep my memories. We were so young then. We didn’t have technology to capture moments. We barely have any pictures of our youth, we were poor. I … Continue reading

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Forgiveness

A stark winter of death awaits patientlyThe thinning of life looming in the frigid airIt’s nakedness bares fragility for those who choose to see itThe baron cold is silent in its serenityA blanket of frost glistens marring the picturesque beauty … Continue reading

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Mom

How do you sum up a lifeThat’s no longer hereThe mother who loved you while you were growing in her wombThe quiet woman who knew what you needed before you askedThe slight nodThe sweet smileThe soft touchAll spoke volumes of … Continue reading

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Theodore Roosevelt 🙏

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Grief

Sadness overwhelms me today On this day, I lost you And my life, my perspective, my relationships and all to come are affected That’s how much of my life you encompass An endless chasm of sorrow Flows continuously where you … Continue reading

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