Tag: poem

The Saving Grace of Motherhood

They don’t even know it, but they redeemed me. They lead me to the water of forgiveness. I was born, when they were born.

Mountain – A Poem

Our love is a gentle breeze I am a mountain, tall and solid From my soil grows all types of fruit, Warm and ripe from the summers sun From my ground—sharp rocks, jagged edges You cut your feet when you try to climb me…

Noemi, Daughter

Noemi Her hair is lighter than it used to be I marvel at her long slender legs That were once short with baby fat Those big eyes are still big and beautiful And right now they are wild with wonder And joy; A stunning…

Through Muddy Waters- A Poem of Remembering

Through Muddy Waters There is a reservoir inside of me Quietly streaming Until words break forth and The waters come rushing over me. There is a secret a child is holding So closely to her heart That even now, it’s terrible truth is hidden;…