Memories hold you

Memories hold you Thoughts of you unfold me I can still hear your voice What about me, where will I go? I can’t remember my response I knew at that moment as Your word nestled inside my heart Christmas never comes without Stirring up your words I love how memories hold you The sweetness of the bittersweet Thoughts of you like that

Yesterday when I was young…Patricia Kaas

  This is one of my Pa’s favorite songs originally sung by Roy Clark, new rendition by Patricia Kaas. I remember as a young girl watching my Pa listen to this song sitting on the back porch, he with sunglasses on. My Pa knew somehow I would feel like he felt like I feel today I remember chasing his words to find some semblance of him. I don’t feel like time and youth had run out but I feel wisdom of age has taught me to not be stupid and even if… Read More

Anything but Ephemera

Your words I pour over them I think of how you felt with pen in hand as tears dropped On these pages I now pour This ones for you wherever you are Your words are anything but Ephemera They are pressed between the pages of my heart I miss you Pa