Talking with a Mother – Short Story


While they seat in their big houses, I’m wondering how to tell my children that we must move out of our tiny flat, and that I don’t know where we’re going to… –    ‘Must we leave our friends? Must we change our school?’ They ask, and I feel like running away, but they have only me, so I have to stay. I go to the powers that be … Continue reading Talking with a Mother – Short Story

Mother’s Secrets – Poem


Today, people in the UK celebrate the strength of a mother. We appreciate how sacrificial, powerful, and instrumental she is in our lives… Yet, this poem approaches motherhood from a slightly different angle. This is a piece about her strength, but it is about her humanity as well.  It culminates in the revelation of the Source of that strength which we love to celebrate & admire. Happy Mother’s Day! MOTHER’S SECRETS *** Many times, mama … Continue reading Mother’s Secrets – Poem