Week of Apr 18, 2016

My Daughter

the full moon
and I am the tide
pulled inevitably
by her cycling

ebbing and flowing
with laws of nature
no conscious choice or intent
just females living together

in synchrony
one to the other
though I am always
and still, her mother

Margaret Dubay Mikus
© 2009

From Thrown Again into the Frazzle Machine

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