Monday, February 10, 2014

Life and Letting Go

 



Sitting on the porch step perplexed and
Pondering wherefore, whence and whatever! 
However, how come, hence and finally,
What goes around, comes around.
Return,  depart and what happened? 

My little boy is growing up, 
Just the way he should. He's 
Moving out and becoming 
All that he wants to be. 
I'm happy-sad, spilling over 

Confusion and curtailed honesty.
Must be strong. Be well. Be better
But my boy is moving out. Starting
To fly (I almost pushed him 
Out of this house-nest)

So say it loud!
Say it clear! Deep breath:
Be well! It's time. 
Bye hon. Bon voyage! (and 
Buck up, Mom.)

PS.
Sending love and hugs! 

©  Cynthia Pittmann 2014

2 comments:

The Purple Assassin. said...

beautiful piece!

Cynthia Pittmann, PhD said...

Thanks Purple Assassin! Great name - if you wanted to be "done for" Purple passion is the way!