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Healing with Love

A mother's battle and strength, a path to recovery

By Ameer BibiPublished about a month ago Updated about a month ago 1 min read
Top Story - June 2024
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Why do you cry, my weary soul?

I've fought long battles paid the toll.

Will you now find the peace you seek?

I yearn for strength, though I feel weak.

What held you down during these painful years?

Indigestion, vomit, endless tears.

Did you dream of days outside, carefree?

I missed so much; it tormented me.

Do you blame yourself for what's been lost?

I see my children and count the cost.

Will you recover, rise, and heal?

I want to, but my wounds are real.

What of the joy that lies ahead?

Three children’s love, their lives I've led.

Can they still see the strength within you?

They give me courage unyielding will.

Will your body ache forevermore?

Three C-sections, tooth pain—now one surgery more.

Do you regret the choices made?

I carry guilt, but it's started to fade.

Will you soon be active, strong, and free?

I hope for that, my family needs me.

What keeps your spirit burning bright?

My children’s smiles, their future’s light.

Can you find rest, let healing begin?

With their love, I'll fight and win.

💏💏 It means a lot that you read my story. Your kind words, hearts, pledges, and tips motivate me to write more. Thank you so much for your support. 💏💏

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P.S. I was operated on almost 10 days ago for gallbladder removal. I wrote this poem to strengthen myself; it is a dialogue of myself with me.

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About the Creator

Ameer Bibi

I am a mother of three. My life is full of stories and I love to read human stories.

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Comments (17)

  • Annelise Lords 9 days ago

    Do you regret the choices made? can't say I have, thanks to my creator.

  • Madeeha17 days ago

    Well write

  • Well-wrought! The dialogues we have with our selves are often the most important for they become our dialogue with the world.

  • The Dani Writer24 days ago

    I am so sorry for your ordeal and just to be seeing this poem! Oh Dear One, how are you feeling now? I pray that things are getting better. I'm glad that you're able to write through it all. Sometimes, we produce great work during our roughest times. This top story is a testament to your strength and I congratulate that! To your full recovery!

  • This was an outstanding poem to read - and I hope you’ve been healing well since your surgery.

  • Stay strong super lady

  • Visa Ong27 days ago

    Get well soon😊

  • Back to say congratulations on your Top Story! 🎉💖🎊🎉💖🎊

  • Ainy Abraham27 days ago

    It carries a deep message. Love is a potion that heals our souls.

  • Hannah Moore27 days ago

    I read this as being about addiction, too.

  • Very sweet and inspiring piece, lovely flow!

  • Get well soon, congrats on the top story

  • Margaret Brennan28 days ago

    congratulations on TS. it's so amazing how you were able to put your pain, both physical and mental into words. excellent writing and I'm praying for your healing.

  • Christy Munson28 days ago

    Congratulations on Top Story! 🥳 Best wishes for a full and speedy recovery

  • Oh this was really from the soul! Take care my dear and get well soon! sending many blessings your way!

  • Dharrsheena Raja Segarranabout a month ago

    I wish you a speedy recovery. Please take care and have a lot of rest. Sending you lots of love and hugs ❤️

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