Cassandra Jasmine

Rookie - 54 Points (United States of Awesomeness)

My Mother - Poem by Cassandra Jasmine

Cherry-colored lips;
Always with a kind word there.
Hazel eyes touched up with eye-liner,
So often laughing but holding meaning as well.

My mother,
So kind, so compassionate,
Insisting on my well-being,
And selflessly made sure,
that I had a solid foundation.

At times,
My mother may be intimidating,
and getting on my nerves.
But who could blame her?
I am here to learn from her, not the opposite.

My dear Mother,
How much I love you,
I simply can not say,
But you really should know,
that even all the king's men and horses,
Can never take away my love for you.


Comments about My Mother by Cassandra Jasmine

  • Rookie - 357 Points Beach Girl (5/29/2014 4:43:00 PM)

    Oh wow, how did you do that Cassandra? The video with the music was awesome. (Report) Reply

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  • Rookie - 264 Points Ellias Anderson Jr. (4/12/2014 10:41:00 AM)

    mothers are the angels from the sky. they are kind of creatures that God has created with care...with lot's of care....
    nice one. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 10,594 Points Bri Edwards (4/5/2014 9:02:00 PM)

    first the 'complaint'/suggestion:

    In times,
    My mother may be intimidating,
    and getting on my nerves...............maybe it is because of where i grew up, but i would use At times, not In times.
    ======================
    now for what poets (i think) all like to hear..........................BRAVO! this is really, really good. i am tempted to call it great, but i don't want your head to swell so much you can't get your hat on. i'll send it to MyPoemList now.

    i especially enjoyed:

    But you really should know,
    that even all the king's men and horses,
    Can never take away my love for you.

    very well done, cassie. thanks for sharing. :) bri

    you've inspired me to write of my own mom.

    Bri's Mom

    mom's face was such a sight!
    rightly so, she hid from the light! !
    never a kind word from her lips,
    and her eyes shot bullets from their hips.

    only concerned for herself, never me.
    if i asked for food, she said do you think it's FREE! ?
    she sent me to school, but NOT for education;
    once she sent a note saying keep him longer. it's MY vacation!

    intimidating? yeah, i can see my mom WAS like yours.
    you should have seen how she piled on the chores!
    i learned a lot from being my mom's son,
    none of which was how to, with her, have fun.

    mom, i know i shouldn't say it, but I HATE YOU! i'm your SON.
    if you hadn't abandoned ME, away from you i would have run.
    some day i'll enlist the aid of the king's forces,
    and they'll trample you under the hooves of their horses! !

    so THERE! ! ! !

    i hope this one was funny enough for ya. :) bri (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 9,421 Points Khairul Ahsan (3/4/2014 9:46:00 PM)

    Wow, what a wonderful tribute to your your loving mom!
    'Hazel eyes touched up with eye-liner,
    So often laughing but holding meaning as well.' - Liked these lines very much!
    'But who could blame her?
    I am here to learn from her, not the opposite.' - Smiles....!
    'But you should know,
    that even all the kings men and his horse,
    Can never take away my love for you.' - Your mother would be so proud to hear this!
    I loved this poem, enjoyed its taste fully.10/10. (Report) Reply

  • Veteran Poet - 1,930 Points Noreen Carden (3/3/2014 5:34:00 AM)

    Hey Cassandra what a lovely tribute to your mother.Well done I enjoyed reading your poem (Report) Reply

  • Freshman - 824 Points V P Mahur (3/2/2014 1:50:00 PM)

    Dear Cassandra
    so sweet and simple feelings
    mother is always a word to cherish
    Keep it up
    I invite you to read my poems and say something
    Thanks. (Report) Reply

  • Gold Star - 5,704 Points Howard 'the motivational poet' Simon (2/27/2014 9:49:00 PM)

    A tender tribute for mother. Well done my friend! (Report) Reply

  • Rookie - 30 Points Shraddha The Poetess (2/27/2014 11:20:00 AM)

    mom is the best.est..............friend in the whole world of a child.............her love for her child is uncountable..and as well as a chil'd love for his mom is also uncountable...it can't be measured.............
    well done.............
    inviting u to read mine.................. (Report) Reply

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Poem Submitted: Thursday, February 27, 2014

Poem Edited: Monday, April 7, 2014


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