Adoption poem “Somebody’s Mother”

madonna & child

Madonna & child, Basilica of San Domenico, Siena, Tuscany, Italy. Martin Land

Somebody’s Mother

Somebody’s mother today
Will linger by her phone
Hoping one child will call
Before the day has flown.
Somebody’s mother will weep,
Heartbroken and stunned tonight,
Because her children gone
Forgot to call or write.
Somebody’s mother somewhere
Will kiss with lips of grief,
Portraits of children grown
And cry herself to sleep.

Judith Land http://www.adoptiondetectivejudithland.com

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About Judith Land

Judith Land lives in Colorado and Arizona with husband and coauthor Martin Land. Judith is a former nurse, retail shop owner, college instructor and avid outdoor person. Her book "Adoption Detective: Memoir of an Adopted Child" is a true story detailing the journey of Judith Romano, foster child and adoptee, as she discovers fragments of her background, and then sets out to solve the mystery as an adult. "Mothers and fathers everywhere in the world need to understand that children are forever and always." --Judith Land
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  1. Pingback: Adoption—a course in miracles! —Judith Land | Adoption Detective | A Novel By Judith Land

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