There for him

There for him

His independence taken by stroke; he fights back and I am there for him.   Near, aware, anticipating his needs, but reaching out only as he calls.   Standing silently by as he struggles to regain all that he has lost   Recognizing little steps, slow...
Exploding Waves

Exploding Waves

Like pent up ocean waves rush exploding toward safety on the shore;   I write words; expose my soul; find release in scattered poetic verse.      Crammed full with new tasks Filled with fathoms of frustration Heaving with heavy responsibility Hardened from...
Changing Flight

Changing Flight

Storms of stroke blew yesterday’s plans asunder. Weathering through its’ cyclonic turns, complete with rage and forged with doubt, tempered by faith and exhausting efforts, we searched for moments of clarity.   It is three years today; and we can see the sun...
Love has many facets

Love has many facets

Love has many facets Stroke just shows another face Spending time together Finding both your space. Love has twists and turns Stroke response is slow Patience is the answer If you want life to flow. Love has no easy answers Stroke wrestles every move Knowledge brings...