I don’t usually write poetry, but today, I just needed to share my thoughts in a different way. -E.D.C.
More than a name placed on a birth and death
Your name is something that rings so sweetly
in my ear and brings so many tears to my eyes.
I didn’t believe I could love someone who I’ve never
met in person, but you’re the exception.
It’s like our spirits cross in another place, and they meet
each time a smile is drawn out across my face, or each time
I need to be extra strong in the face of adversity.
Your birth, not your death, is the most important
event in my life. Without you, there would be
no me. My heart would be less beautiful, and
even if your absence didn’t break it, something or someone
Tia, aunt, friend.
More than a name given to a woman of
I have never met you, but I miss you.