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Lessons From Mom

You taught me so many things over the years Bits of trivia, odd and disconnected From those rare moments When we connected And many lessons In what not to do When I swore to anyone who would listen That I would not grow up to be you I knew so little of grief While you … Continue reading »

Frivolous and Ridiculous

Frivolous and ridiculous Elephants in pajamas These are the things I need When I’m in a place of sadness A little silliness and madness To wipe away the blues When all my wandering thoughts Lead me back to you Kitten turning cartwheels Puppies on parade Internet memes When I’m tired and afraid Bright colors Blue … Continue reading »