Bravery keeps going.
She sponsored a young woman In Colombia one year; Then watched her age in pictures – A world away, A world away She saw a smiling beauty A diploma in her hand; A picture worth a thousand thanks – To see a dream To reach a dream She welcomed the young doctor Out at the … Continue reading "To Reach A Dream / A World Away"
Why do we have to go to Toronto? I don’t know anybody there. And look – it’s raining, always raining I wanted Disney and it’s not fair. Who’s Samantha? My Cousin Samantha? This whole trip just feels like doom. Hi. Hello. It’s nice to meet you. Sure – I’d like to see your room. Girl, … Continue reading "Toronto in the Rain"
TODAY’S THE BIG DAY We celebrate your birthday As we have always done; With gifts that you have asked for And going someplace fun. With lively family teasing That marks your brand new year – And it will be the same today, Except that you’re not here.
Morning, she is soothing Tranquility and grace Doe’s eyes with a pensive gaze Quiet voice and sudden smile Keen mind in pursuit of solitude Tired, intelligent and placid Noon, she is curious Active and bright Absorbed in detail, but lost in reality Ambitious and Honest Competitive and Loving Upright, smart and soft Night, she is … Continue reading "Morning, Noon and Night"