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If .... You're a Mum - A Poem for Mums

This poem is based on the classic Rudyard Kipling poem “If” which we have framed and hangs our wall. I see that poem every day as I come down the stairs to face the day …..and I was inspired to write a mum version. 35 more words


The Morning After

It’s the morning after Mother’s Day. Another rainy one. And all the mothers are back to running around taking care of kids, jobs and Monday chores. 284 more words

Mothers Day Ode to my Spider Momma

(Mother’s Day Tribute)

Inspired daily
I sometimes don’t recognise why

Then today it dawns on me that the aura of stability that I feel even while my world is buffeted in storm- forced winds… 779 more words

Parenting Advice

Face in the Mirror: Mother's Day Poem by Diana L. Schulzkump

Every time I look in the mirror

I see my mother looking back at me.

My Mother’s been gone for a few years

So I don’t see how this can be. 90 more words


Poem for Callie, "Naming"

 Today is Mother’s Day, a day to acknowledge what is already so closely knit into my heart through the thread of generations. My own Mother’s loving soul, the birth of my children and the astonishment of them now, such lovely young men, older than myself at that time when they entered this earth. 375 more words


Happy Mother's Day

M – O – T – H – E – R
“M” is for the million things she gave me,
“O” means only that she’s growing old, 54 more words

Nature Photography

A Poem for You on Mother's Day: Parent's Pantoum by Carolyn Kizer

Parent’s Pantoum
Carolyn Kizer, 1925 – 2014

for Maxine Kumin

Where did these enormous children come from,
More ladylike than we have ever been?
Some of ours look older than we feel. 267 more words