Tag Archives: grief

If this were a response to your love poem – poem inspired by a poem

This is a response poem inspired by the poem “if this were a love poem” written by Susan L Daniels and found on her wonderful blog here. If this were a response to your love poem I might say once … Continue reading

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A Mere Tear In The Ocean of Suffering – Acrostic

In an earlier post today I wrote down “A mere tear in the ocean.” I was trying to relay my thoughts on how even though today’s events hit me pretty hard, the impact of how I felt from this as … Continue reading

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Loss of a child (a clogyrnach) – Poem

A fellow poet and blogger (Sue of Blue Girl Poems) recently posted a form of poetry (clogyrnach) here  that I had not seen before. So, as usual, I wanted to try it. With today’s sad events at Sandy Hook Elementary School in … Continue reading

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A mere tear in the ocean – thoughts and poem

It is with a large swing of emotions and tears in my eyes that I sit here and read about another senseless killing spree.  I can’t imagine the horror of hearing about a shooting at your child or loved one’s school … Continue reading

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My foot is slipping – Poem

Sometimes, when I’m on my drive home, a line will pop into my head and I’ll just go with it. This poem came from one of those times. When that happens, I pull out my phone and hit the voice … Continue reading

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INTERNATIONAL DAY OF THE GIRL – Acrostic

I saw a post this morning on my friend David’s blog regarding the International Day of the Girl. His blog referenced Susan Daniels Poetry blog where she discusses the atrocities of the practice of creating child brides. David’s blog also … Continue reading

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A scent drifts through – Poem

A poem written for those that have lost loves, whether family, friend or lover. Little things can be trigger points. I’m sorry for your loss and pain and hope you find peace and comfort.   A scent drifts through A … Continue reading

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