When my friend, Linda, learned the heartbreaking news that her mother had terminal cancer, she quickly realized that Mother's Day would now be every day that her mother was alive. Although Linda didn't have much more time to be with her mother, her poem helped her tell her mother what she wanted her and needed her to know. You, too, can make a list of the things you love about your mother. It only takes a few small minutes to send a big message of appreciation and love.
Writer's block? Here are some of our favorite reads your mom will enjoy.