Category Archives: A Mother’s Heart

You’ll Miss the Mess

The past crashed in out of nowhere While I vacuumed today, And I swear it sucked my breath away.   For years I navigated that clangorous machine Around all manner of childhood debris: Burp rags and teething toys, Then legos and tea … Continue reading

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Yep. Graduation Week.

It’s graduation week all over the place and our home is no exception. I’ve posted this poem once before. It’s where the blog’s name originated; but, I post it again today to honor our son who has shown great courage … Continue reading

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I Couldn’t See

Our youngest child turns 18 today.  Gulp. My mothering days are numbered. Can I just say how much I have loved being an everyday mom?  I cannot believe that the time I have left to fill that role can now … Continue reading

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May You Know

Oh Child of Mine, May you know As surely as you know But cannot see The wind, The tenderness of love, The rhythm of your heartbeat, The wonder of  new life, And all the color of this world… May you … Continue reading

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Love

“Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud.  It does not dishonor others, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs.  Love does … Continue reading

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