Pandemic Journal 20/6/2020 — Happy Single Parent Day!

This morning while you are in the bath, Zocolo, the local florist, calls to say they hid a bouquet behind your porch chair.

You discover this…

Your daughter writes…


I was thinking of sending you flowers…

How could a mother ever anticipate this haptic note, this brilliant and tender daughter love?

Solitary, but not alone, you brew coffee for a single mother with your daughter who lives in your heart (& happily in a more pacific climate across the Rockies.

Mother’s Day 2020, Edmonton, Alberta

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.