Saturday, May 7, 2011

Mother's Are The Gardeners

Mothers are the gardeners
Of wind-blown wild flowers.
They water them with happy tears,
Happy with them many years,
Even as the hours
Ring with sweet, sad melodies
Sighing through their bowers.
~Nicholas Gorden


  1. Beautiful. Happy Mother's Day, Anita. :)

    Hope your recovery is going well. Been thinking about you.

  2. Happy Mother's Day, Anita!

    Hope the surgery went well. Feel better soon. <3

  3. Very pretty poem ...

    Glad to "see" you up and at it :o) I hope you're recovery is going well.

    Happy Mother's Day, friend :o)

  4. my friend is back!!
    So glad all went well--love this poem.

    I was greeted this morning with a beautiful 8 year-old art project. Life is so good ;)

  5. Mary B~ Hi there lady! The surgery went without a hitch and other than a few sore innards and incisions, I'm doing excellent! Plus, my lovely family is pampering me, so that makes it even nicer. Thanks for stopping by!

    Hello lovely Cherie! So good to see your sweet face here in my comments. I'll be dropping by everyone's blogs today to get caught up. ;) Thanks so much for the get well wishes.

    Hi Angela! My recovery is going great, thank you! It's so good to see all of my pals again. I'll be stopping by your blogs in a bit.

    Bethany, my funny friend! Yes, I'm back and have LOTS of catching up to do on the blogs, I see. Everyone's been very prolific while I was gone. How sweet about the homemade gift! Those were always my favorites. Enjoy!

  6. Hey sweet lady! I have something for you on Monday. ;)

  7. Yay! I love surprises! I'll stop by. :) Thank you!

  8. Happy Mother's Day, Anita!

    You're such a sweet person, hope you feel better soon. :)

  9. beautiful! Thanks, Anita! And Happy Mother's Day to you~

    (hope the surgery went well!)


  10. Thank you, Ashley! I think you're the sweet one! BTW, you've earned a spot on my sidebar now, so I can see when you post something new. And I do feel much better. Thank you.

    Hey there Leigh! Did you survive the day without any sunburn? LOL. I'm so glad you had such a lovely Mother's Day. And the surgery went without a hitch. Thanks so much for your kind sentiments.

  11. So glad to see you back! Hope you are feeling better! And Happy Mother's Day...belated!

  12. Thank you to both of the wonderful Jennys of my life. :)

    Happy Belated Mother's Day to you!

  13. Ooooh, loved your breakdown of Alyssa! Particularly the last guy...Woot! Heeeheeee!

  14. Oh, and congrats on the blog award! You are definitely as stylish as Alyssa (since you created her and all, heh) LOL

  15. Hi Jessie! Thanks for the congrats. And Hmmm. Somehow I knew you'd like that last little tidbit about Alyssa the best. Whatever gave me that idea? Hee