Category Archives: Messages for my Children

I hold her tight

I hold her tight This girl of mine, For fear that she might fall; For fear that with a looser grip She’d not be here at all. I kiss her boo boos, Wipe her tears, Shoulder worries, Combat fears, I … Continue reading

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Sleepy Snuggles

Just one more cuddle? You plead, before you sleep; There is *always* time

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Homecoming 

You’re on your way home. Already, I imagine You all in my arms.

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Love Me

Don’t push away, But hold me close It’s where I long to be; Right by your side Though I might hide My wants away, you see; I want so much To feel your love, But love, it scares me so, … Continue reading

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Perfect Moment

Lazy evening sun beams warm your soul, You sit, focused, content, basking. Floating in a yellow pool of rays Drenched in contemplation, Oozing hope. This moment, perfect in its normalcy Is one I will recall In times of need.

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Home Sweet Home [Haiku]

Greeted with cuddles, Folded into loving arms. It’s good to be home.

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To My Daughters, Who Taught Me how to Love

You taught me how to be a mother, Leading me with pudgy toddler fingers, Sticky kisses And questions about questions about questions. You made it easy. I did not know how To give of myself, But you knew how to … Continue reading

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