Tuesday, March 30, 2021

Not a Little Boy Anymore


windy baseball day
he is always on the bench
supportive you must

want to ask questions
about what is happening
in his swirling mind

I wish I could scoop
him up and tell him it's go
ing to be ok


  1. There are so many joys and just as many heart aches when watching your kids in sports or the arts for that matter. Head out for a malt, fries or a treat. It might make him feel better! Or maybe even chat about it. My heart goes out to you!

  2. Your sentiments shine through in these three stanzas. I smiled at the gymnastics you executed in service of the haiku form!


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