Thanks Mom

You loved me, like no one loved me

You were a part of me, and I am a piece of you

I grew in your body and in your heart

You gave everything you could to me

I am strong, because when I was small and weak you held me close

I am confident, because when I was unsure you told me how wonderful I was  Continue reading “Thanks Mom”

Success is not a Straight Line

Every parent’s wish:

Dear child,
When you grow up, and you are no longer new, I wish this little wish for you.  I want you to be great.  I want you to be free.  I want you to be a success you see, but success is not a straight line.  Continue reading “Success is not a Straight Line”

Sydney Sails the Seven Seas

Once upon a time a little girl of mine, full of adventure and curiosity decided to sail across the sea.

She was a beauty and extremely bright, with dark hair and blue eyes that shone like the light. She had a smile so lovely and a laugh so sweet every moment with her was always a treat. A spirit of adventure without a care, if she had any fears you were never aware. Continue reading “Sydney Sails the Seven Seas”