Lore du Jour ~ Mothers of Lore

Photo by John K ~ Red flower

A serial writer’s notebook ~ from the pen behind Lore of the Underlings, an episodic epic…

This one goes out to my very own mum and every other epic mother. The ones who know only kindness matters. And that’s why, loves, this Lore‘s for you…

The lore is for waking
Dreams lost in machines
For what dwells between and beyond
For virtues forgotten
Wiped virtual clean
For living lives worthy of song

The lore is for sweat
The lore is for toil
A heart full of blood
A fist full of soil
For hands of the small
Making worlds meant to fall
For love unleashed
To save us all
For evil’s end
For good

The lore is for sons
Stricken young who fight on
For daughters born burning
Love’s fire borne strong
For fathers and brothers
In arms though long gone
For mothers and sisters
Who bear every wrong
And wash the dirt
The hurt to heal
The souls of holes
We bare to feel
Whole and human
Born clean

The lore is for all
Of us dear friends
To recall
Forever and again

[Photo: Montebello, Quebec, Canada]

~~~ The Lore is available in paperback, ebook, and audio formats ~~~

One thought on “Lore du Jour ~ Mothers of Lore

  1. The tribute means so much, and the dedication at the beginning of your book is a masterpiece of writing. And you have discovered the true meaning of life – kindness is everything.

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