Happy Birthday

Every New Year’s You’re reminded of how much life is ahead One hundred and forty-nine days later Sometimes one hundred and fifty You’re reminded of how fast life passes Today is the latter And concludes your twenty fourth trip around the sun Though that doesn’t seem long It’s been a pretty wild ride You may…

My Mother

Like no one ever had My mother cared for me Embodied a love I continuously seek Within myself and others Because she made me believe Life’s better than it can seem Saw the forest for the trees I will always strive to be As warm and ardent as she SWD 04/2018 6.12.18: Today is my…