Posts tagged ‘son’

August 3, 2019

My sons tower over me

by The Cheesesellers Wife

My sons tower over me
making me feel like I have shrunk

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May 22, 2018

Father, Son, Stars, Loss (for Bobby)

by Stephen

I start to count them and stop
Not because there are too many
But because I cannot hold them
Accountable; the code sparkled
From their eternal glow calls
Me to be accountable to my life:

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May 15, 2018

He Rebuilds a Lost Sister

by Stephen

Lost in the supermarket
My special Lego creation
Lost somewhere between
Gummies and hot dogs.

Mommy looked all over
But can’t find it
It’s okay, I’ll build another.
I know I can build another one.

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May 8, 2018

You’ll Never Be Alone (for Bobby)

by Stephen

Today with oil, water and breath
I watched the priest
Open the soul of a boy
To God.

A long time ago
And many sins past.

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May 10, 2015


by Jem Croucher


For fourteen years in thirty-nine
You gave me life and more
But God had other plans in mind
When you left in seventy-four

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December 9, 2014

Life is Lovely

by Venkat


a pearl or two

son, see the colors of life
in various shades of grey
till you know it thorough
in plain black and white

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August 29, 2014


by Michelle Sherlock

3 children playing statue



Playful, free

Stretching, dancing, glowing

Thriving on nurturing support


* ~*

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July 4, 2014

Message to Son

by Venkat


do what you like
fill it with passion, son
never ever think you are done

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