Pull

I. motivation for waking has always been you, growth, your safe keeping, survival, get through, love for you, as boundless as time, fearful of any pain you feel, unimaginable if not in my world, what scares me, is me, without you. II. as they pull away, start to keep secrets, hide their feelings, loneliness creeps,…

Young Hearts

I. Teenage love, a daughter’s plight to get to speak to a boy, not right for her in my protective eyes. I see the bigger picture, one slip now and mudslides later, young love is fleeting, lessons will be learned – I wish her stronger than me without the burns. II. He sends you flower…

Mimic

Uncontrollable laughter, when your teenage daughter, mimics the attitude you gave her Emily ©

She

She’s been with us for over two years, after living with different families within family, she wanted to be here, a tumultuous undertaking. She’s independent, yet vulnerable, affectionate and loving, a mediator that demands justice while being reminded to stay a child while she can. She loves Batman and Robin, and most of all Nightwing,…

Her

It’s a little embarrassing to me that I haven’t written as much about the gift in my life that has never failed to motivate me past boundaries I didn’t think I could surpass any longer. I tell her in quiet moments when she’s not feeling her best that she really, truly has no idea of…