Monthly Archives: May 2013

Babes

Babes to mothers… how swiftly the years tick by. I was looking at your sweet face and then looking into your son’s eyes. Those eyes… they are like twinkling joy pumps. Those reaching arms are heart warmers, and that wide … Continue reading

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Widow Watch

When the widow weeps, there is no right or wrong way, there is no designated time for grief to run its jagged course. There is not enough compassion to ease the pain of loss but only gentle touches to assure … Continue reading

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Doctor’s Orders

Remember what the doctor said, “Life is hard.” God has not said it would be otherwise. It’s not about plucking grapes off the stem in the shade of a soft willow tree. It’s more attuned to the filling up of … Continue reading

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Psyche Hug

Psyche hug; an embrace with the sole intention of assuring and comforting.

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Hold On

For the one in anguish, cry. Sob till you’re ducts are numb. Bury your head into your hands and wait for some love to come. If you feel wretched, let it go your soul’s debt has been paid. There is … Continue reading

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Flutter By

I rescued a trapped butterfly and it made me feel important and since he’s just been hanging around. There is something about their fragility, their naivety, their sleek elegance that sets them apart in my eyes. I’ve needed rescued before … Continue reading

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Grief of Loss

To lose one of our precious ones wrinkles our dreams, wrings our emotions, wrenches our gut, wraps our mobility, wracks our nerves, wrangles our perception, wrestles our reason, and wrecks our resolve. ¬©robin, 2013 The Hope: While we mourn in … Continue reading

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