image by Albert Anker “The Crèche” 1890


and when there was
no birth in her, and
joy was beyond
her skill,
she looked beyond
her ills, and
dressed herself in

Shared with #APoemADay on Twitter ©Misky 2021

One response to “Mothering”

  1. Such a sad perspective.


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