A Mother As She Weeps

I am mocked for my pain, as I wait, wait for your return I waited and waited and I almost believed I’d wait for eternity the kind of pain that blew a hole in my heart the indifference I never imagined I’d feel but I did. I longed for a delicate, affectionate daughter not reallyContinue reading “A Mother As She Weeps”

Table For Two

table for two, let me arrange for youI’ll begin by laying an elusive cloththat matches the floral placemats and napkinsI’ll position the plates, flatwares, and glasseswith flowers so delicate as a centerpiecethere will be candles of various heightsin low – light atmosphere,it will surely be perfect and romanticI will turn the place into a dreamlandwithContinue reading “Table For Two”

Who Am I?

    I am my mother’s daughter,dignified and loved. I am my siblings’ sister,adored and emulated. I am my friends’ confidant,trusted and honored. I am my nation’s obedient citizen,responsible and loyal. I am an empowered woman,independent and reliable. Above all, I am a proud mother,I who lovingly nurtures a child. Each deepened crease in myContinue reading “Who Am I?”