Posts tagged ‘parenthood’

March 9, 2017

An “Advice For New Parents” Limerick

by Joel Kravitz

all you need is love

I am no expert on parenting. I have thirty nine years of experience and I know that it is a continuous education, they will always be your babies and John Lennon couldn’t have been any more right – ALL YOU NEED IS LOVE.

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March 11, 2015

Memory’s wisdom smiles

by Jem Croucher

John at Charmouth

In a blue suit that I hated
I threw a flower to the wood
And felt the chill of March around me
By that deep hole where I stood
Fifteen years I’d known him
But his shell was now below
Wondered how I’d manage then
As at the time I didn’t know

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September 3, 2014


by Seafarrwide


Poem by Wendy Norman

It’s warm inside with muted song
My mama purrs this is where you belong
I float and twirl not a care in this world
You dream of me to be unfurled

I cannot see but float and twist
Swooshing waves of fluid to resist
I hear your heart pounding deep
My life depends on this drum beat

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March 20, 2014

Little Light

by sc0pic

With all the potential
For becoming spoiled,
Pure at heart she has stayed

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February 25, 2014

A “Raising Children” Limerick

by Joel Kravitz

I just had the joyous pleasure of spending a week with my daughter and celebrating her thirty second birthday with her. Though I talk to her several times a week, I had not seen her for two years due to scheduling conflicts and limits on vacation days, etc.

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February 17, 2014


by sc0pic

Set adrift
In an ocean
Hair and thoughts of flotsam and jetsam,

Wrapped in olive swaths of silk
Espresso eyes full of woe
A mouth that cannot keep pace
With a mind that has no limits

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