12.04.2011

almonds

my eyes
blinking back at me,
welling with hurt. i remember
how that feels.
come, my beloved, nestle here
in the arms that carried you
till now.

9 comments:

  1. What a tender and beautiful little gem this cameo is.

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  2. To see your eyes in the eyes of your child... what more perfect cameo moment?

    I thought you would like this form, Marian :)

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  3. That's beautiful. The familiar and trusting almond eyes of a child.

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  4. A mother's love is irreplaceable. Sigh.

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  5. this is lovely.. a mother's love is healing ~

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  6. Beautiful empathy captured in poetry. What a treasure!
    I only just finished my cameo. I had a lot to say with it, I guess.

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