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Here is my response to Jo Knowles Monday Morning Warm Up, located at:
Full of Heart
When I think about
I am in awe.
She is loving, dedicated,
steadfast and determined,
and most of all perseveres
through all kinds of weather
like a postman.
She rides the ups and downs
of her personal rollercoaster,
(as a young wife of a heart, and now kidney, transplant survivor)
with grace and patience.
Sometimes she is confident
and other times she needs a pick-me-up.
I’m glad I can be:
a hug, to surround her with love
a voice, to cheer her on, to reassure her
an ear, to listen to her fears, her pains
a crutch, for her to lean on
a chef, to nourish her and her two young kids
a prayer, to feed her soul.
I am a better person because of my