Life Lessons · Poetry

Mother & Father – A Poem by Gizelle Riley

Parents mess you up no matter what Both the ‘good’ and the ‘bad’ We blame them for our lack Only after many years, it is discovered… That we ourselves have to fill the gaps We try to be perfect…yet end up making some of their mistakes We grew up thinking they were perfect… Realize that… Continue reading Mother & Father – A Poem by Gizelle Riley

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I’d Rather Have Him- A Poem by Gizelle Riley

This was written when my husband and I were still in the early stages of our romance. About nine years years later it’s fun to reflect on my words and the girl I used to be. I see how much we both have grown. With those doubts and confusion now subsided, I feel so blessed… Continue reading I’d Rather Have Him- A Poem by Gizelle Riley