The time has come. After two years in the college dorms, my daughter has found full independence, and is ready to spread her eagle wings in an apartment.
As impractical as it seems, my heart yearns to continue to be the mother God intended me to be right from the start. Funny how time moves you further and further from your natural ability to mother. If you’re not careful, it can leave a gaping hole.
Yet I stand from afar, watching, and praying. Filling my hole with hope and love.
The eagle’s launch is inevitable,. . .. and so she soars.