Open arms

You’re the one with open arms When the darkness closes in. When the shadows come and the nightmares make it hard to sleep, You’re always there to chase them all away. You were there with every skinned knee and every time I cried. When I messed up, you were there […]

The gift of a father

Burdens carried with strength unsung Laboring at labor until the labor is done Persistence unyielding Protection and shielding These are the gifts of my father Listening, absorbing Cautioning, uplifting Strong and steady With faith at the ready These too are the gifts of my father Figuratively you hold the ladder […]

Father’s Day in heaven

I love you and I miss you, Dad, and though you’ve passed away, you’ll never be forgotten, for I think of you each day. If heaven celebrates this day how special it will be. A gathering of the many dads upon our family tree. Your father and grandfather and great […]

Memories of my Dad

He wasn’t a hero Known by the world, But a hero he was To his little girl. My daddy was God, Who knew all things. And better than Santa, With the gifts he’d bring. I knew his voice Before I could speak. And loved it when He would sing me […]

My Dad

I know this man Who is dear to my heart. Suddenly one day It was torn all apart. This man taught me everything That I needed to know, But I never really listened Until he had to go. He gave me love And touched my life. It’s all over now; […]

Man of the house

Yesterday was Father’s Day. Happy Father’s Day to all the fathers and soon to become fathers all around the world. So this week on Giftedminds Writers Firm updates, we will be celebrating Father’s Day all through for 7 days all in a week. On this note, if you have something […]

Shattered soul

Heartbeat falls upon deaf ears, Slowly take away all my fears. Coldness closes in all around As your shattered soul falls to the ground. Teardrops fall from the skies, Raindrops form in your eyes. The hurting goes so deep. Starlit sky burns out as you weep Tears of fury, cries […]