For Mom…

Mom's Garden

Mom’s Garden

Midnight’s kiss blows its doom,

As heaven calls you to its room.

Vacant without your tender love,

The sun rises crimson red above.

Dim next to the dew covered grass,

Your flower bed beckons, recalling its past.

Your spirit remains, a shadow among the rocks,

A gentle nudge along a path you no longer walk.

What blessings you gave you will never know,

The part you play continues to grow.

Emptiness has a meaning, purpose a guide,

As marigolds and pansies bloom side by side.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s