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Sunday, May 11, 2014

Magpie Tales #219

Image by Martin Stranka


The light holds me up
Caresses me
Supports me
Cares for me
Loves me
Forever
The light is my mother
And it still keeps me warm.....
~
Helen Elizabeth Hauss
Circa 1926

Happy Mother's Day to my mom.
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Have a wonderful day remembering your mother.

22 comments:

rel said...

A wonderful tribute to your mom Kathe!!

Stephen Hayes said...

The light of our mothers always keeps us warm. Take care and Happy Mother's Day.

Other Mary said...

Oh, what a lovely Mother's Day tribute to your mom. I love the picture of her too.

messymimi said...

Many blessings to your wonderful mother!

ccchampagne said...

I can only echo the others! A wonderful tribute to your mother!

Leovi said...

Very nice, that the light be with you!

Cait O'Connor said...

I especially love this one, thank you.

Robin said...

This is a sweet post.

Celia said...

What a sweet little girl she is in that picture, I wonder what she was thinking?

Sandee said...

Awww, this is awesome and then some. I sure miss my mother too.

Have a blessed day honey. Big hugs. :)

Belva Rae Staples said...

Mom's are like that. I enjoyed this piece.

Björn Rudberg said...

Wonderful tribute to your mom.. and even moms where once sweet little girls

Helena said...

What a gorgeous young lady! Having just that little tint of colour simply adds to the beauty of the pic.

Sumana Roy said...

may you be blessed with her presence
...a wonderful tribute to your ma..

Magaly Guerrero said...

May the light keep her soul, for she shall always keep you warm and loved.

kaykuala said...

Such a kind tribute to your Mom! And clever of you to use the prompt in such a way! Great write Kathe!

Hank

Karen S. said...

Oh this was very sweet!

Helen said...

Naturally I love the fact that your mother's name was mine and my daughter Elizabeth's.

debi o'neille said...

A very nice way to show tribute to your mother. :-)
Deb@ http://debioneille.blogspot.com

Tess Kincaid said...

Lovely Mother's Day tribute...(love your red chair header pic too)

Truedessa said...

A lovely poem full of love for your mother.

Sue said...

Aw. Lovely blend of mag and mother's day.

=)