Poem-Mother’s Day Humility

Looking forward to seeing you this weekend! the mother wrote. The greeting card holidays remind children of filial duties. Without them, would they ever call? Text message comes mid-day: Happy Mother’s Day. An opening! Mother replies, When will we see you? No response. Cat’s in the Cradle. . Sacrifice. Care. Tuition bills. Sick beds. […]

via poem-Mother’s Day humility — Shawn L. Bird

Being Thankful During Difficult Times.

Originally posted on pearsnotparsnipsdotcom: I have so many things to be thankful for. I know that and am grateful. For one thing, my family. I had planned an amusing post about the Easter weekend visit from our littlest grandchildren, their first Easter with us. We had lots of fun and the weather co-operated long enough…

via Being Thankful During Difficult Times. — Haddon Musings