Spit up, or: Swallow

A limerick You'll have big shoes to fill, big sis said, Coaching him for toddler years ahead; Be sure to spit up mashed peas With each burp, cough, and sneeze... But- he forgot, swallowed, and cooed instead! What do you see prompt? (#WDYS) This limerick is my response to Sadjeโ€™s WDYS prompt this week, which… Continue reading Spit up, or: Swallow

Mother, and: Child

A 'Waltz wave' poem your tiny head against my shoulder; your heart- beat against my breast; your body swaddled securely to keep you safe and warm; ever wrapped in my mama- love โ€˜What do you seeโ€™ Prompt #152 For Sadjeโ€™s weekly #WDYS prompt, she offered the photo below as inspiration for writers to produce art.… Continue reading Mother, and: Child