Category Archives: Parent-Child

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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Tangled

Your temper unravels, Swinging.. Fraying at the ends; Like a yarn that’s Lost its way And now lies In a mess, A jumbled heap Upon a recently swept floor. I try to understand how the yarn Unfurled. What caused the … Continue reading

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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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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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