I have dedicated my book, along with this web site,
in loving memory of my dear Mother, "The Wind Beneath My Wings".
My Mother, My Best Friend
She gave me life, she gave me faith, she gave me consolation. She
gave me strength, she gave me courage, to face my trials and
She praised me for making the right choice, but scolded me when I
did wrong. She taught me that the art of laughter was more valuable
than the most precious stone.
Then one day after I was grown, and had young children of my own, my
dearest mother passed away. My heart grew heavy, and I felt so all
alone. I prayed to God for guidance, for I couldn't make it on my
It wasn't long before my prayer was answered; I could sense that she
was near. For once again I heard her comforting words as she
whispered in my ear. "My dearest child be not afraid of anything
that life may bring, for I'll always be there to help guide you;
I'll be the wind beneath your wings".
I bowed my head, and on bended knee I thanked God once again, for
giving me back what I thought was lost - My Mother, my best friend.