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In the hush

In the predawn hush, I am Mother. Holding you on my chest as we rock, I am warmth and safety, and a place in memory called home. In the harshness of daylight, I am tough. Showing black and white, silencing with a … Continue reading

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I know the moon

I know the moon, and the moon knows me God bless the moon, and God bless me Moms know the moon. The moon is their constant companion for the first few years of their child’s life. I remember as a young … Continue reading

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