A Mother’s Prayer

Lord and Lady,
Hear my song:
Teach my children
Right from wrong.

Mother of the
Deep below,
Tell them what they
Need to know.

Father of the
Bright above,
Wrap them warmly
In your love.

God and Goddess,
Guard us all
As the twilight
Starts to fall.

By Elizabeth Barrette, from The Blessed Bee, a Pagan family e-magazine,  #9 Summer 2001.  Via Greenhaven Tradition’s site.

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Occasionally doting wife, damn proud momma of two adorable children, veteran of the United States Navy, semi-steampunk bohemian beach addict from middle America, Civil War reenactor and Victorian natural history aficionado, canoeing and kayaking and paddleboarding fanatic, Unitarian Universalist and pantheistic Pagan, devotee of various aquatic deities, and practitioner of bioregional witchery View all posts by thalassa

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