Inconceivable A miracle found Me today called responsive Parenting. True? False? It seems a dream parents will Listen to a child. Image by Artem Maltsev on Unsplash Want access to exclusive writing? Become a patron! Spread The StoryClick to share on Twitter (Opens in new window)Click to share on Facebook (Opens in new window)Click to share on WhatsApp (Opens in new window)Click to share on LinkedIn (Opens in new window)MoreClick to share on Pinterest (Opens in new window)Click to share on Reddit (Opens in new window)Click to email this to a friend (Opens in new window)Click to share on Tumblr (Opens in new window)Click to print (Opens in new window)Like this:Like Loading... Related 31 thoughts on “Inconceivable” Add yours Hey! I nominated you for The Outstanding Blogger Award! You can check it out here: https://robinleeann.com/2020/11/10/the-outstanding-blogger-award/ LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Beautiful piece! I have little ones that I’m close with and they tell such amazing stories. It’s so important to embrace these ages and listen to everything they’re telling you because time sure passes by so quickly. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply The stories that children tell come straight from the heart. 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply This is a really powerful one. I’ve liked reading the comments from everyone on this one x LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I am currently studying children’s psychology and it just seems unbelievable how long it took for someone to think about actually listening to the child instead of treating them like a project or something to be studied as if they weren’t actual human being with thoughts, wills and personality of their own. Delighted to see you chose to touch the topic in a poem! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I love that you share the thoughts this piece inspired! Writing through stories and poetry is currently my favorite way of expressing even topics like this. 🙂 LikeLike Reply Powerful words! http://www.dellalovesnutella.co.uk/ LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Listening to children is so important! This is such a great post! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I remember being shushed a lot as a child and feeling like I was never taken seriously. It was very frustrating! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply We should always listen to our children; they have so much to teach us! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply That’s a beautiful piece, truly moving. I wish parents would listen to their children more often. Children have got a lot to teach us. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply So they do! Listening is a beautiful skill to practice. LikeLike Reply Do parents ever listen to children lol I feel like mine still don’t and I am a grown woman. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I am heartened knowing there are some people who listen! 🙂 LikeLike Reply I know, some really do. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I love these short little poems 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I absolutely love what you did with the structure here, the words flow like water. And the simple questions true? false? say more than is written. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you! Little poems like this always challenge me to say more in less words. LikeLike Reply Beautiful! I wish my parents had listened to me as a child – instead it was all orders, but I am trying to be different with mine 🙂 LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Thank you! I love people who change the cycle. LikeLike Reply Such a great piece! ♡ https://tiateilli.com LikeLiked by 1 person Reply This is such a lovely one. Very appreciative of the fact I have parents who let me have a voice as a child x LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I appreciate it with my parents now to, more than ever as I see children with no voice and understand how much it means to have a voice. Thank you for sharing this! LikeLike Reply Such a great piece! I’ve heard of stories of women who dreamed of being a mother and were told there there wasn’t a high chance due to a number of things such as endometriosis and when they finally have their little miracle in their arms it’s just so overwhelming that their dream became a reality. Lovely piece! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Overwhelming is a good word for it. Thank you for sharing the emotions of that story! LikeLike Reply So lovely!! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Wow! Sweet & simple..yet totally summarises the parents who do not listen to their children Love your blog. Much Love, Farzanah Mohamed ♥️ LikeLiked by 2 people Reply Thank you so much for connecting with this piece! LikeLike Reply Yes, those types of parents are a miracle! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply I agree. I love them for being patient and caring and gentle with their children. LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Exactly! LikeLiked by 1 person Reply Share your feelings with me Cancel reply Enter your comment here... 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