Category Archives: Family

Bella

A small ball of hope, Arrived in our home today. Her name is Bella.

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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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Growing Up

You grow so fast, Lives hurtling past… I must make time, Make moments last. Before too long, This time is gone, Alone you’re fine, A solo song. But all alone, I’ll hug the phone, The silent line Will make me … 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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Warm Rays

Your mind ran off To colder days To days When things Were far from fine. That colder day You were alone, Your fingers weren’t entwined With mine. It’s sunny now, You’re not alone, We’re in this thing Together. Stay with … Continue reading

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School’s (nearly) Out

The grass is mown, The flowers bloom, The summertime Is coming soon There’s not much left To do in class These last days Full of games soon pass Your shoes are scuffed, Your shirt is tight, You learned to read … Continue reading

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Little Legs

With small legs And big heart, She eyed up the wall, To climb Was to fall She surmised.. But she climbed. Then, she fell, (She fell very well) Then she climbed up again And she smiled. As she neared the … Continue reading

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Aches and Pains

Your cuddle soothes, And kiss caress My head; My head is such a mess. Your hand in mine, My heart with yours, Into your ear My trouble pours. You cannot help, But listen well( The agony My stomach swells. The … Continue reading

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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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Remembering

The only thing we felt was love today; A love for life and a man, great. Today was void of pity, hurt or shame, The last thing on our minds was hate. We drank to you and toasted memories, Of … Continue reading

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