Heart Song – a poem

If only I could read your mind. Not as an invasion of privacy, but to ease the pain of not being able to speak even the simplest of your desires. Without words you become aggravated, helpless, scratching at my arms, pulling on my clothing, saying over and over again “mom, mom,mom” I kneel and look […]

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baby smiles

today you smiled, dear, in your sleep  what were you dreaming of? and why did tears spring to my eyes in a sudden rush of love? -barbara burrow

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