Category: life

You have a daughter

Horrific Pain time stopped life unwanted now you lost can’t comprehend understand yet helpless your heart beats yet your son’s stopped frozen pain want to end it eating breathing It’s all irrelevant yet you have a daughter you have to live you have to… Continue Reading “You have a daughter”

The luxury of travel

My husband took a job But not local No – Overseas Half way across the world He would be living from me. That’s okay we would follow him Come rain or hail or COVID Dust settling and all that We popped down to Sydney… Continue Reading “The luxury of travel”

There are only memories now

The sunlight streams in through an open window A cool breeze follows it in The day holds promise – relax, chill out Yet a family is frozen in time. How do you handle the loss of a young one His future – a brilliant… Continue Reading “There are only memories now”

Death of the young

The world is down right crazy And death of the young – so sensless This week a young man died His life so full of promise A freak acident took his life Leaving us all so devastated. He was what I call a “Good… Continue Reading “Death of the young”

An ode to single parents

By God you are amazing I really wonder how You manage to parent children When you are alone – not in a crowd. I struggle to think of dinners Yet alone to remember to sign those notes As to making lunches Independance is my… Continue Reading “An ode to single parents”