for sandra

i lost my mother


and then twice


a first grader

the first time

the cusp of sixteen

the last

countless stars

have burned to dust

and still i remember

to not forget her

in loving memory of my first mom, sandra lopes santos {4/4/54-8/2/97}


2 responses to “for sandra”

  1. I am eternally grateful to her for her part in bringing you to this plane of existence with me

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    1. always with such a beautiful perspective my love 😘


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