Parenthood · Poetry

Little Wonders

You snuggle in tight, eyes of wonder and blue Sleepy and dreamy with sparkling hue. You drift off to slumber, to rest in the night So peaceful, so little, but growing in spite. I clutch to the wish that tomorrow you’ll be Still innocent, still spirited, still longing for me. I swallow on rocks that… Continue reading Little Wonders

Parenthood · Poetry

Bright Night

It’s a difficult thing to look into the sad eyes of your child each night, knowing that your kisses, songs, and stories weren’t quite enough to fill the void they feel for the other parent, who is not there.  My husband works away for weeks (sometimes months) at a time, so this is naturally a… Continue reading Bright Night