In Memoriam #Poetry

The weather today is fitting to my mood

Rain silently falling from the grey sky

Wrapping the weather around my mood

If it was 4 years ago today, this day would have been a celebration:

August 27, 2013

My Grandmother’s birthday

My rock, my mentor, and my friend

I was closer with my Grandmother than I was with anyone else

Today is her day

The day I pay homage to her

Her Birthday

The person I loving dubbed as Grammy

She would have been 79 years old today

Her kindness, light and love is what I remember most

Certain people in your life with stick with you forever

Her death ripped my heart to shreds

It’s been 3 years and it’s still healing

Tears fill my eyes as I write this

Knowing I can’t spend time with her

Call her

And let her know what she means to me

I don’t think I’ll ever fully recover

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via Daily Prompt: Homage

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6 thoughts on “In Memoriam #Poetry

  1. Beautiful and true. I lost my grandmother as a teenager in 2001 and she was the best person that I’ve ever known. Each day I miss her and I try to live up to the expectations that she had for me and my brother. Beautiful, just beautiful.

    -Luna

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    1. I’m sorry for your loss. I was definitely overcome with emotions when writing this but it made me think of our happy times too. I cherish those more than anything in this world. Thank you so much for your kind words.

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