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Day to Day...
by Erin E Kelly-Moen
Sunday, November 10, 2002

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What is the difference
from day to day? Checking
to make sure homework is done,
sending them on their way.

Seeing the clothes strewn
from room to room, wondering
how to keep a mind breathing,
seems we all tend to presume,

that being a mother is second nature,
not needing life's costume, yet,
soul's singularity, it's depth
and uniqueness is consumed

with any others needing,
woven force is festooned, and
squalid ruins of life
opens natures old wound.

Being an earth's mother
becomes quite a shock. Loving
the child's light, hating
real life's forever-in-hock.

Erin Moen
9/25/02

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Reviewed by Valerie Steiner 11/11/2002
Well written and so true.
Reviewed by Karen Lynn Vidra, The Texas Tornado 11/10/2002
enjoyed this write, erin! you are so blessed to have kids; and being a mother is certainly the hardest job around! love, your friend, karen lynn. (((HUGS))) :)
Reviewed by Sandie Angel 11/10/2002
Well-said Erin!!!!!

Sandie Angel :o) / May Lu $*_*$
Reviewed by Kacie Rahm 11/10/2002
loved this, great job!
Reviewed by Ron (sketchman) Axelson 11/10/2002
Those youngen's need their Mom's
for sure...
Enjoyed immensely....
Reviewed by Dee C. 11/10/2002
Forever-in-hock is right...mine's been gone for a few years and still paying for them! ~ Dee
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