Posts Tagged ‘growing up’

A Son…My Son

A Son…My Son “She loved a little boy very, very much, even more than she loved herself.” Shel Silverstein The Giving Tree I knew you before I even knew you. I had imagined you in my mind since I was a little girl. Pretending to carry you and take care of you. Being your momma and…

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Life in the Change

I don’t think I’d have been in such a hurry to reach adulthood if I’d known the whole thing was going to be ad-libbed. — Bill Watterson “Oh, why can’t I be graduated, yet?” Paisley asked as she slumped down on the couch holding her senior year class schedule in her hands. She is just…

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Time Flies

“We’re taught to expect unconditional love from our parents, but I think it is more the gift our children give us. It’s they who love us helplessly, no matter what or who we are.” – Kathryn Harrison, The Kiss Time really does fly, doesn’t it? I remember when I was younger having older people come…

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