letter to my transgender daughter
I made soup tonight, with cabbage, chard
and thyme picked outside our back door.
For this moment the room is warm and light,
and I can presume you safe somewhere.
I know the night lives inside you. I know grave,
Mother's Day take place on the second Sunday in May each year in the United States. Browse our selection of poems for and about mothers below and find more poems and resources for Mother's Day on our Poems for Mother's Day page.
|2014||The Blue Dress||Saeed Jones|
|2017||The Time Machine||Laura Kasischke|
|2016||The Laughing Child||W. S. Merwin|
|2003||The Sky Over My Mother’s House||Jaime Manrique|
|2016||After the First Child, the Second||Mary Austin Speaker|
|2005||Translation for Mamá||Richard Blanco|
|1994||For My Mother||May Sarton|
|2015||Frequently Asked Questions: #9||Camille T. Dungy|
|2015||The Rule of Opulence||Khadijah Queen|