On day 99 The new mommy is rushing about Shopping, cleaning and cooking Her baby cries She starts to feel stressed out She picks him up And he cutely smiles at her And against her plans She drops what she was doing And smiles cutely back at him After he nurses for awhile He falls […]
The more ridiculous My situation is The more hilarious It is Why get angry When you can guffaw? Why get upset When you can giggle! — About the poem: How was your day? Is the thing you want to gripe about, possibly really funny? Taking a light-hearted look at everything keeps life fun and enjoyable!
A little person Her cart stacked high, she smiles And lightens my load .. About the poem: This is the cardboard recycling system in my town. People walk the streets, collecting cardboard and piling it high in carts. They push the cart business to business, then drop it somewhere for a bit of money. One […]
Her smile is her spirit meeting ours Her smile is the simple truth Her smile lingers in our hearts Her smile goes on Her smile .. About the poem: A friends’ teenage daughter recently took her own life. In thinking about such a short life, when we think of a smiling face we can see […]
In those few seconds Resting in your smile, I felt A lifetime of love About the poem: Let us not doubt love or make it be ‘all that’, every second, every day. Love is love. It’s important. It’s deep. It endures. I felt this yesterday meeting my friend’s family at his wedding, and stopping by to […]
I don’t believe that sadness has much value, but I do like a good cry. I jotted this sentence, “It is with great, great, great sadness that I have decided…” But, that’s bullshit. Delete. Delete. Delete. “I have decided…” Yes, better. Making that decision made me feel great. Finally accepting that a change is due, […]