Category Archives: Memory

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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Name

Your name opens wounds That won’t heal It’s still so raw Reliving memories I wish to ignore

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Time

Time is my constant companion of misery Thoughts and so many memories  Of smiling faces Long days Quite nights Warm embraces With you by my side In my bed The frenzy of limbs In my head Melding to one An … Continue reading

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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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We Were Once…

We were once Fearless Blind by youth Seduced by dreams A memory of bliss We chase to recapture

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9/11

I remember The stillness The expressionless faces Walking in a daze I remember The shoes on the sidewalk Strangers Their ashen faces I remember Walking But can’t remember Places I remember The cars radio blasting Waiting for news The cloud … Continue reading

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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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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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Yearning

How long have I burned In the fire of you An eternal flame Now just a flicker Bitter ash Laid at my feet Tinged with a memory That time once consumed What’s left of my heart That use to beat … Continue reading

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Using all of your senses to include the Past, Present & Future

It’s plain Stark white Clean of touch Sense or smell It can’t be tomorrow Cause today has already tainted your lips It must be yesterday’s whisper Before the sounds of memories colored the way

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