No Flowers,No Candy

No Flowers,No Candy

A Poem by wordman

No flowers
no candy
can i give

But these sweet words
i freely give
no wisdom,no great knowledge
do i have to bestow

But there`s one thing you should know
i will always love you so
you`ve been my mom through thick or thin
and you`ve always been there when i needed a friend

Eventhough you sleep in the arms of angels
it makes me feel better if a card i can write
so happy mothers day mom, from me to you
and mom ,i will always love you...

© 2016 wordman

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Your tribute to your mom comes across as very sincere & heartfelt. I like the way you start . . . we're thinking you can't afford these things, but then we later see that there's no way for you to put anything tangible into her hands anymore. Even tho the situation has a sad note, overall your poem feels upbeat & positive. Thanks for sharing a glimpse into your true feelings.

Posted 1 Year Ago


1 Year Ago

thank you for reading
A graceful gift of poetry in a tribute so eloquently written to one's mother. A beautiful pen.

Posted 2 Years Ago


2 Years Ago

thank you jane,we can`t forget them mothers
Oh my. This brought tears to my eyes. It's a horrible feeling to have words for someone that can no longer hear them...even though hopefully they can, somehow. Beautiful poem.

Posted 2 Years Ago

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2 Years Ago

Whoa. That's not very conducive to communication
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just ask, golden glove boxer years ago,us army veteran ,a contractor is how i make my living, i am an amateur writer.. been here since june of 2013,couldn`t write then,still can`t.but who cares i .. more..

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