Damsel in Distress

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:32+00:00 January 4th, 2012|Author's Faves, Poems, Questions: A Poetic Conversation With God (Collection), Thoughts & Relationships|

I’ve tried to be your Knight in Shining Armor I’ve tried to comfort you and take away your fears   I’ve tried to warn you and give you good advice I’ve tried to always be there for you, never think twice   I’ve listened to you talk about how much you’re depressed I’ve tried to [...]

Overweight

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:32+00:00 January 4th, 2012|Poems, Poems about Body Image, Poems about Self-Image, Poems about Womanhood, Questions: A Poetic Conversation With God (Collection)|

I’m overweight I know And I hate it   My body I can’t stand to look at it   I’m overweight I know And I just can’t take it   It drives me crazy When in the mirror I see My belly fat looking back at me   I’m getting older and my body looks [...]

The Real Phenomenal Woman

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:32+00:00 January 4th, 2012|Author's Faves, Empowering Poems, Featured Poems, My Mother's Garden (Collection), Poems, Poems about Motherhood, Poems about Womanhood, Questions: A Poetic Conversation With God (Collection), The Proverbs 31 Woman, The Titus 2 Woman|

Her worth is not determined by physical appearances nor her beauty by the color of her skin Her extraordinary loveliness shines through An effervescent glow from within   What makes her phenomenal? Is it the stride of her strut? Is it the curve of her hips, the shape of her booty or the size of [...]

The Matriarch

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:33+00:00 January 4th, 2012|Author's Faves, My Mother's Garden (Collection), Poems, Poems about Good Parenting, Poems about Motherhood, Poems about Womanhood, Poems Dedicated to Someone(s) Special, Questions: A Poetic Conversation With God (Collection), The Proverbs 31 Woman, The Titus 2 Woman|

All her life she walks strong She fights and toil She digs up soil   She plants good seeds and watch them grow Then she reaped what she sow   Her children, grand-children, great grand children She has taught them how to love How to trust in their Father above   From her, daughters have [...]

A Mother’s Garden

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:33+00:00 January 4th, 2012|Author's Faves, Empowering Poems, Featured Poems, My Mother's Garden (Collection), Poems, Poems about Children, Poems about Motherhood, Poems about Womanhood, Questions: A Poetic Conversation With God (Collection), The Proverbs 31 Woman|

On her shelves, tables, mantels and walls There you will find framed photographs, photo albums, scrapbooks, trophies, medals, certificates, momentums of achievement, boxes of pictures not yet framed or hung   Captured moments in the evolution of time Weddings, Graduations, Birthday Parties, celebrations and life’s simply joyful times   In drawers and storage rooms Old [...]

Protect You

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:34+00:00 January 4th, 2012|Author's Faves, Poems, Poems about Children, Poems about Motherhood, Poems about Trusting God, Questions: A Poetic Conversation With God (Collection)|

Do you know how much I want to protect you Keep you safe all the time Protect you from all the bad things in the world Crime, slime and grime   I want to baby proof your whole life Protect you from hurt, pain and strife   I want to catch you every time you [...]

Flourish

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:34+00:00 January 3rd, 2012|Author's Faves, Poems, Poems about Children, Poems about Good Parenting, Questions: A Poetic Conversation With God (Collection)|

Show them love Show them kindness Nurture them And they will flourish   Be patient Be understanding Be firm God’s love for them, confirm   Teach them independence Teach them courage Teach perseverance And they will flourish   Tell them their body is a temple of the Lord Teach them to take good care of [...]

Superwoman

By | 2017-08-16T12:51:34+00:00 January 3rd, 2012|Author's Faves, Poems, Poems about Growing up, Poems about Self-Image, Poems about Who I Am in God's Eyes, Poems about Womanhood, Questions: A Poetic Conversation With God (Collection), The Proverbs 31 Woman|

She…. She is so beautiful and elegant So fit and healthy She is a wonderful wife So intelligent and wealthy   She is a great mother She never loses her patience She always knows what to do in all situations   She is educated And have brilliant conversations She is not shy She is confident [...]