wearing a promise.


long ago i

made some promises.

there was one,

that was replaced

by another.

and though she’s

gone, the promise

still stands.

she would want

that for you.

and so do i.

so yesterday,

i went to a

place i went to

many times

for your mom,

and made good on

the promises

i made those

years ago.

and you…

now you are

the one who

will wear the promises

i made to your


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