Pagosa Springs Artists

A Son

What  part of  father is a son,
What  separate worlds  yet sharing?
What  lessons  does he long  recall,
What  learns the son  from daring?

What part of  mother is a son,
What gleans he from  her giving?
What  keeps the son  both safe and sure,
What  learns  from life and living?

 

first published in Small Brushes (Adept Press)

 

 

first published in Small Brushes

©1997 Bonnie Manion

   

Poem of the Month

  • October - 2019
  • "Rich"