Poem : The Blank Page

A child’s life is a blank page. What will the first words be? Shut up! Get out of my sight. Go play. Don’t touch! You, that child’s parent, write upon These words teach fear. They register unwantedness. They say, “I don’t love you.” Let your words teach gentleness and beauty. Let them supply high moral … Read more

Poem : Support is unconditional

It is listening! Not judging, not telling your own story. Support is not offering advice… It is offering a handkerchief, a touch, a hug…caring. We are here to help women discover what they are feeling… Not to make their feelings go away. We are here to discuss steps with a woman… Not to take the … Read more

Poem : This Day

This day is a special gift from God. There are many who saw yesterday’s sunset yet have not seen today’s sunrise. But I have been given another day of opportunity; a day to learn and grow. Today I will sift through the experiences of past days. I will store up knowledge and wisdom as treasures, … Read more