Ruth Morris

    Poems by Ruth Morris

  • You Mattered To Me

    • Published: September 2015
    Poem About The Love A Daughter Has For Her Mother

    in Mother Death Poems

    You lived your life thinking that no one cared.
    You thought you were all alone, your heart feeling tattered.
    I am here to tell you that you were wrong
    'Cause you see - Mom - to me you mattered.

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    My mum, Linda, was just a few short months away from her 70th (September 2018) birthday when she got the diagnosis that she had incurable, inoperable pancreatic cancer, and the week before...

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  • Mother Last Day

    • Published: June 2012

    in Mother Death Poems

    I held her hand as she silently whispered her goodbye
    A last breath as I watched her die
    Her skin swollen-battered and bruised
    By all the things that they felt they needed to use...

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    On April 18, 2017 my mom was called to be with our Lord. It was early Tuesday morning when I arrived at the hospital to relieve my sister from the overnight vigil. I said goodbye to my sister...

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