On my first Mother’s Day, I created a scrapbook and gave it to my mother, and inside the album, I included this poem. My mother was kind enough to email it to me this week. Of all the poems I’ve ever written, this one means the most to me–since it means so much to my mom!
Mother…..the gentle name rolls of F
Of the lips and lingers in the aiR
Traveling with vigor into all hearts, yet I
Have been blessed to know a more impervious forcE
Encircling the unity of two womeN
Reserved for a mother who transcends into a frienD
Think of two words–with the same number of letters and a thematic connection–and create a double word poem. If possible, write it with someone in mind. Remember to bold-face the first and last letter of each line, and submit your poem as a comment below. Good luck!