Daddy/Pawpaw

Don't believe the date on the stone. He came to my daughter and I the week before, January 18th. First he appeared as a hovering ball of light. As I searched the apartment for an intruder, he placed his hand on my shoulder and whispered my name. Later that night, he sat at the foot … Continue reading Daddy/Pawpaw

Little Boy I never Knew ~ poetry of a faithful inmate wife and heartbroken stepmom ~

Dear Little Boy, Do your eyes sparkle with hazel hues? Are your little cheeks chubby too? Is your hair as soft as a velvet kiss? Will you ever know how much you are missed? As you grow, we will not see You’ll probably hear the worst about your father and me You might never know … Continue reading Little Boy I never Knew ~ poetry of a faithful inmate wife and heartbroken stepmom ~