family literature parenthood poetry theatre travel

2,202 miles

i am 2,202 miles


from where my twin sons

rest their ash blonde heads

at night


and while los angeles

has been


gracious to me

i would trade the vast pacific ocean

for the cobalt blue

of their eyes


( mama misses you, darling boys, I love you both…more than the sky)

2 replies on “2,202 miles”

Leave a Reply