Leaking Pen

Rookie - 382 Points (Wellington, New Zealand)

L.O.V.E. - Poem by Leaking Pen

The past anchored my wobbly feet
I met sorrow, pain, anger and defeat
Eyes of a child through divorce
From life's binding first course
Hands that rocked me to sleep
Her tears; Her heart could not keep
My Mom's sorrow from loving me
And raising alone a Holy See
Days fled into the arms of night
Weeks folded their wings in flight
Months to years framed my light
Bright with Hope from Mom's plight
A young eagle soaring high
Never encountered a grey sky
That posed a challenge to my flight
My wings anchored in my Mom's site
Her true Love founding my everlasting Judah
In her reconcile Jesus, Mohamed, and the Buddha
I knew not my Father, except for his absence
It is Mom's greatest love fuelling my soul's balance

August 31th 2012
Copyright Leaking Pen 2012

Poet's Notes about The Poem

Mom's sacrifice and unconditional love for all humanity

Comments about L.O.V.E. by Leaking Pen

  • Silver Star - 3,991 Points Valerie Dohren (8/31/2012 5:10:00 AM)

    Beautiful poem, and your mom sounds like a very lovely lady. (Report) Reply

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  • Gold Star - 16,073 Points * Sunprincess * (8/31/2012 12:41:00 AM)

    We have something in common...I knew not my father either...loved the poem.. :) (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, August 30, 2012

Poem Edited: Saturday, November 15, 2014

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