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||Taproot and Cradle||Khaled Mattawa|
|2014||Another Poem for Mothers||Erin Belieu|
|2013||Getting Close||Victoria Redel|
|2012||My Mother's Name Lucha||Juan Felipe Herrera|
|1989||Christmas Eve: My Mother Dressing||Toi Derricotte|
|2004||Wonder as Wander||Sharon Olds|
|2011||Mother's Day||David Young|
|2008||To My Mother Waiting on 10/01/54||Teresa Carson|