Across that room our eyes met. Like burning fire, I swear We were ablaze! How could you? How could I? How could we Escape that moment? A moment So “wrong” Yet So right! You and I knew it was “forbidden”; At least forbidden by them! Yet we let “it” Burn on like wild fire .…… Continue reading Kiss and tell
On March 31st our little Chele turned 7. Time seems to have flown by so fast; I guess all parents feel that way. As much as I wish time could stand still for a moment so I can enjoy my little ones longer, I am thankful for every year of their growth. I am thankful…… Continue reading Happy birthday little mama!
For a moment Grant me a life time wish; To feel a mother’s love To know a mother’s touch To count on a mother’s kiss Allow me to know trust Only for a moment To be a child To belong to someone To be a jewel To be an answered prayer Only for a moment.…… Continue reading For a moment
Perfect smile! Camouflages all sadness and sorrow Only to face the world yet again With her “war paint” Camouflaging her fears, worries and frustrations. Beautiful “mask” covers up Every line gathered over the years of being a woman; daughter, sister, wife, mother and provider. Woman; faces the world with a strong grip and a “lion’s…… Continue reading Woman
Let me Love you Always. Please do. ~Susan McMillan
Take my heart Only for keeps And I will wrap yours With the walls of my heart; A promise I intend to keep. ~Susan McMillan
The bountiful beauty in the leaves. How can anyone deny this beauty of the instant change of color as we see it on trees? It’s beautiful and it makes me smile. I moved to the US in November 10 years ago. Being from the equator, it was too cold for my comfort. I piled on layers…… Continue reading For The Love Of Autumn
A blanket of colorful leaves Spread down the path Apple pie; The aroma of the day. ~Susan McMillan
My heart reflected In your eyes And my eyes Fixed only on u My love.
Soft is not my middle name But I know to respect traditions Of my ancestors. Being on my knees for the elders Is my tradition not weakness. I will not look you in the eye If you wish to speak to me And that is respect not disrespect As you suspect. I am prideful Relentless…… Continue reading African woman