Mom Helen

Mom Helen

She’ll take you there if you
watch her howling at the full moon
in the light of day,
un-peeling her thinning layers
where we see beneath her surface
to her young girl’s
heart, shining like the rising sun.
We wonder at this woman
we call mother who lives
an un-sung poet’s life and never
sees the extra in a mile
because it’s so a part of her
to give and find the good in
simple pleasures like baking
chocolate chips and
howling at the moon

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About geniecan

Born and raised in " America's finest City" received BS degree in nursing years ago... main career besides wife and motherhood ( and now a grandma)was as a hospice RN for 18 years...Take great joy in finding the good in all things and believing that " No Thing is Ordinary" the title of my blog. I am working on a children's picture book story named R-Qu.. a rock falls of his mountain. Writing poetry is one of my happiest things to do. Yoga, water aerobics,, gym exercise and walking our wheaton terrior, Finley, with my husband Jim are favorite things...oh yes...singing in the choir at Church and recognizing God as #1... are most important... I also have a home based business with magnetic and far intra red health care products..peace to all who read this, Love, Jeane
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