Motherhood

Shameka J. Walker on motherhood.

  • You Better Not Miss That Bus
    Motherhood

    You Better Not Miss That Bus

    Wow! So now we are slamming doors because I told you to hurry up and not miss the bus? No “I love you” and “see you later, mom” just I don’t care because you rushing me? This is not acceptable so I quickly run to the front door, open it wide, and scream from the porch, “I love you Jada and so happy you want be missing the bus today!” She proceeded to the bus stop without looking back or saying a word. Fifteen minutes later I receive a text saying, “I need tortilla chips, plates, and cups by 1:30pm. We were supposed to get it yesterday.” Oh so now…

  • Sweet Kisses by Shameka J. Walker
    Motherhood

    Sweet Kisses

    When he first grabbed my face and pulled it close to kiss my cheek My heart skipped a beat and melted at the same time At that moment a magical bond was formed that can never be broken The sweet kisses kept coming back to back as I tried to fight back tears of joy So I returned the favor I held his tiny face in my hands and kissed his cheeks To see the biggest smile ever on his face after every kiss erase all pains of the day It is true, a bond between a mother and son is unexplainable but very rewarding I cherish all these precious…