Father’s Day – short poem in love and memory

love for you

became her care

until she joined you there

grief gives way to fields and wind

and now I hear your voice again

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Published in Bell’s Letters Poet.

14 thoughts on “Father’s Day – short poem in love and memory

    1. Hi Jane, Thank you. This is what happened. I was driving on country roads home to Oostburg, from Sheboygan, and the wind and the fields reached me with their healing. I was 29 when my father was called Home and 50 when my mother “joined him there” in 2004. How strange in a way to write those numbers, and how brave my mother had to be. Good to share our stories. Thanks again, Ellen

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  1. This is really beautiful–so soothing to know that grief gives way to the hearing of our loved one’s voice again. God bless you, Ellen.

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