A Child Cries In the Distance

A child cries in the distance Their mother for the fourth time tonight is busy With a stranger she will never meet again The bruises The smell The guilt They all have become a part of who she is A child cries in the distance And for the first time tonight he is sober A…

A Mother’s Lost

Light streams in a window I rather not see it Life becomes meaningless When you are not here You were so small With cute little feet And your eyes Held my heart with each peek Your giggles filled my soul Until I could take no more But now a tomb stone has your name Gone…

My Precious Gift

The moon has risen And my little one you should be asleep Put your book away Words can wait another day Now close your eyes And count to 10 Remember how warm a hug feels Think of your favorite toy Sounds of your little breath fill the air Rest now my child Listen to this…