Conception - Let's skip this part. Birth - Tiny vulnerable infant not aware of the big, big world. Childhood - Laughter, games and cheer with hits of sorrow that stain my mind. Teenage Rebellion - Hard work, broken hearts alongside musical notes and well kept secrets. College Years - Strong willed, eager, independent responsible adult-ish … Continue reading Milestones
Year after year, my mother and I would prepare a feast the day before. We’d make cheese cake, apple pie, pumpkin pie, horn bread, green bean casserole, mashed potatoes, yams, dressing, and so much more. Her and I would be up until the sun peaked in the kitchen windows. I’d clean the floor by hand, … Continue reading Thanksgiving
There I was from day one by your side to comfort you in your time of despair. I watched you grow and grow. We shared lovely tea, watched movies, ate cookies, and napped together. I was there when no one else understood. Now you’ve stuffed me into an old box lost forever, a forgotten friend. … Continue reading Floppy
She drove a white van Filled with five unruly kids Wanting to be outside Than in the van. She worked retail to Pay for that white van until A man Repossessed that van. Now her unruly kids Walk to school and home As she bums rides to work. She drove a white van.