I hiked into wind,
Up the mountain side,
To throw away my tears…
I found they were already there,
They had been cried and carried for me…
... All of these years.

© jan leree 2012
Melissa Whatley Sheppard
4/28/2012 07:10:46 am

They had been cried and carried for me…
... All of these years.
Such a beautiful image, that we don't really carry our tears alone. Thank you for sharing your loving heart, so everyone who reads your words can grow a little bit stronger with each inspirational thought shared with the best of intentions. You are so very special and an Amazing writer : )


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    My name is Jan Leree.  I am a nurse, legal nurse consultant, poet and above all, mother of four wonderful adult children. I am writing here from my own life experiences, in loss, in grief, in humor and in joy.  I hope that you will find encouragement to face your life's circumstances by visiting my pages here.  My heart and prayers are in a place to offer encouragement to you.  The rights to the poetry and photographs are copyrighted to me.  If you wish to purchase cards, post cards, calendars, or framed art of my work, you may do so.  Email me at:  janlereewhidden@gmail.com


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