In Search of Our Mother’s Gardens – Christine E. Ray

dear motheryou hid your heartbehind stone wallsand locked gatesa secret gardenyou never invited meinto for teaglimpses of daisiesblack-eyes Susanslily of the valleystolen throughcast iron postswhile standing ontippy-toe dear grandmotheryou gave your lovemore easilymy constant gardenertending to hearthto homeyour summer arms filledwith purple and white lilacslarge blooms of hydrangeathe air around youfragrant with wisteria I have … Continue reading In Search of Our Mother’s Gardens – Christine E. Ray

‘Rewind Interview’ with Poet, Writer, Blogger, & Author Rosema Gonzales #amwriting #nonfiction #interview

Welcome to almost September and a look back at some of past interviews in my ‘Rewind Interviews.’ On my own blog Mandibelle16 and on the Go Dog Go Cafe. If anyone wants to be a regular member of the Cafe as a Barista once a week or even every two weeks, please let us know. Also, you can submit questions about … Continue reading ‘Rewind Interview’ with Poet, Writer, Blogger, & Author Rosema Gonzales #amwriting #nonfiction #interview