David Grzan


Happy Mother's Day - Poem by David Grzan

Love sanctifies acts of forgiveness,
Flourishes in the presence of respect,
Creates miracles of natal quickness:
Credits to a mother's bearing aspect.
Mother's birth their babies and vice versa—
Both conceived in love, by love, to be loved:
Acts of Love in the main to minutia
Assures that her love's labor's gains are proved.
A mother's legacy from rearing hers
Rests in the begetting of their success:
God's gift of grandchildren when it occurs
Crowns her blessings with glorified address.
A mother's children are the dividends
Of her husband's love that ever attends.

Topic(s) of this poem: love, mothers day, respect

Form: Sonnet


Comments about Happy Mother's Day by David Grzan

  • Chinedu Dike (6/12/2019 6:18:00 PM)

    Well conceived and elegantly crafted in persuasive expressions with Shakespearean sonnet rhythmic splendour. Thanks for sharing, David. (Report)Reply

    David Grzan(6/13/2019 9:17:00 AM)

    You have the poetic gift of heart that lifts the soul. Thank you Chinedu.

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  • (6/12/2019 3:27:00 PM)

    A good effort with some good lines and some not so good lines, but the language is not simplistic and some lines are bathed with much poetry.
    Take care!
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    David Grzan(6/13/2019 9:19:00 AM)

    Thank you kindly for your gracious criticism: honest and helpful. And to you as well.

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Poem Submitted: Wednesday, June 12, 2019

Poem Edited: Wednesday, June 12, 2019


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