JAMIE’S BLOG – YEAR 7 – KINDNESS  DAY 179 :: purple flowers 

20 Jul

Mama Sling.

Purple flowers always remind me of my mom. Mama Sling loved purple, and she really loved flowers. Every time I see purple flowers I hear a little whisper in my ear as if she is saying “remember me” or “hello James” or “brush your hair” or “come here and let me hug you.”  You know, the sort of things a mom says to her baby daughter.

Last night, this one motioned in my direction. It was delicate and strong. Waving in the wind and holding its own ground. Much like my Mama Sling.

And, as I think of kindness, I couldn’t think of a more KIND reminder to have of my mama. Blowin’ in the wind.

So unmistakably beautiful – and kind.

More tomorrow….


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2 Responses to “JAMIE’S BLOG – YEAR 7 – KINDNESS  DAY 179 :: purple flowers ”

  1. Anonymous July 21, 2017 at 6:35 AM #

    Purple flowers – always lilacs- remind me of Mother’s day. On Mother’s Day at our home church everybody wore flowers for their mother. White is she had passed and colored if she was still with us. Mother’s Mother passed in mid 40’s so dad bought her a white flower to wear. Dad and we six kids wore lilacs from a huge bush in the front yard.

    • Jamie July 21, 2017 at 8:07 AM #

      This is beautiful!!

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