Mother

by Kgothatso Moloko Phaka
(Lyndhurst, South Africa)

Mother you are a heart-healer
grief-stealer
mother you are a pain-stealer and
stone eater.


You are my nurse in the night
you make my nightmares flee.
To me you are more than a mother.
You let me share my pains with you
and you make me proud to have
you.


You hear me when I call
you are my morning
star.
When darkness fills my space
I fear nothing because you are always
by my side

Comments for Mother

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Feb 20, 2017
Rating
starstarstarstarstar
Mother NEW
by: Anonymous

Very beautiful & tender poem.

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Mother Poems.

   



Search Here for Poetry



Click here if you love us! Follow Me on Pinterest